This book introduces the major social, economic and political themes of European history during the period 1890 to 1990. Issues and events such as the origins of World War I, the Russian Revolution and the fall of communism are introduced and analyzed through narrative and structured activities.
The text is designed specifcally for AS students and those studying topics for the first time at A level.
Alan Farmer is a successful author of History texts.
1. The domestic scene: 1890-1914 2. The origins of the First World War 3. The impact of the First World War 4. The Soviet Union: 1917-41 5. Germany: 1918-39 6. Italy, Spain and France: 1918-39 7. The causes of the Second World War 8. The Second World War and the Holocaust 9. Europe and the Cold War: 1945-90