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  • History for the IB Diploma Paper 2 The Cold War: Superpower Tensions and Rivalries with Cambridge Elevate Edition

    Allan Todd

    Paperback (Cambridge University Press, May 16, 2019)
    This coursebook with Cambridge Elevate edition covers Paper 2, World History Topic 12: The Cold War: Superpower Tensions and Rivalries (20th century) of the History for the IB Diploma syllabus for first assessment in 2017. Tailored to the requirements of the IB syllabus and written by experienced IB History examiners and teachers, it offers authoritative and engaging guidance through the following detailed studies of leaders and crises from around the world: Truman, Khrushchev, Gorbachev, Castro, and Reagan; and the Cuban Missile Crisis, the Korean War, the Prague spring, and the Soviet invasion of Afghanistan.
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  • Revolutions 1789-1917

    Allan Todd

    Paperback (Cambridge University Press, March 28, 1998)
    An engaging range of period texts and theme books for AS and A Level history. Allan Todd provides a lucid exploration of the main features of revolutions: the economic, social, political and ideological developments prior to revolution, and the roles and actions of crowds, parties, women and counter-revolutionaries. Particular attention is paid to the French Revolution of 1789, the 1848 Revolutions, the 1871 Paris Commune and the Russian Revolution of 1917. Revolutions contains a selection of primary and secondary sources.
  • History for the IB Diploma Paper 2 The Cold War:: Superpower Tensions and Rivalries

    Allan Todd

    Paperback (Cambridge University Press, July 30, 2015)
    Comprehensive second editions of History for the IB Diploma Paper 2, revised for first teaching in 2015. This coursebook covers Paper 2, World History Topic 12: The Cold War: Superpower Tensions and Rivalries (20th century) of the History for the IB Diploma syllabus for first assessment in 2017. Tailored to the requirements of the IB syllabus and written by experienced IB History examiners and teachers, it offers authoritative and engaging guidance through the following detailed studies of leaders and crises from around the world: Truman, Khrushchev, Gorbachev, Castro, and Reagan; and the Cuban Missile Crisis, the Korean War, the Prague spring, and the Soviet invasion of Afghanistan.
  • History for the IB Diploma Paper 2 The Cold War:: Superpower Tensions and Rivalries

    Allan Todd

    Paperback (Cambridge University Press, July 30, 2015)
    Comprehensive second editions of History for the IB Diploma Paper 2, revised for first teaching in 2015. This coursebook covers Paper 2, World History Topic 12: The Cold War: Superpower Tensions and Rivalries (20th century) of the History for the IB Diploma syllabus for first assessment in 2017. Tailored to the requirements of the IB syllabus and written by experienced IB History examiners and teachers, it offers authoritative and engaging guidance through the following detailed studies of leaders and crises from around the world: Truman, Khrushchev, Gorbachev, Castro, and Reagan; and the Cuban Missile Crisis, the Korean War, the Prague spring, and the Soviet invasion of Afghanistan.
  • The European Dictatorships: Hitler, Stalin, Mussolini

    Allan Todd

    Paperback (Cambridge University Press, Aug. 26, 2002)
    An engaging range of period texts and theme books for AS and A Level history. The European dictatorships provides a well-balanced account of the three main European dictatorships in the period 1919-45. Allan Todd explores Stalinism, Fascism and Nazism in detail, dealing with the establishment and maintenance of power, the nature of party and state rule, the distribution of power, the purpose and impact of social and economic policies, opposition, and the significance of foreign policy and war. Comparisons and contrasts between the dictatorships are also highlighted. Using a wide range of primary sources, this book deals with the main historical and interpretive issues of this subject in an accessible way.
  • History for the IB Diploma: The Cold War

    Allan Todd

    Paperback (Cambridge University Press, June 30, 2011)
    An exciting new series that covers the five Paper 2 topics of the IB 20th Century World History syllabus. This stimulating coursebook covers Paper 2, Topic 5, The Cold War, in the 20th Century World History syllabus for the IB History programme. The book is divided into thematic sections, following the IB syllabus structure and is written in clear, accessible English. It covers the following areas for detailed study: Wartime conferences: Yalta and Potsdam; US policies and developments in Europe: Truman Doctrine, Marshall Plan, NATO; Soviet policies: Sovietisation of Eastern and Central Europe, COMECON, Warsaw Pact; Sino-Soviet relations; US-Chinese relations; Germany; and Castro, Gorbachev, Kennedy, Mao, Reagan, Stalin, Truman.
  • The Rise of Modern China

    Tony Allan

    Library Binding (Heinemann, Feb. 8, 2002)
    This book examines one of the most significant periods of political development in the 20th Century. Readers will learn: who Mao Zedong was; what the cultural Revolution was; and how China became a Communist state. Primary source materials are included.
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  • History for the IB Diploma Paper 1 The Move to Global War

    Allan Todd

    Paperback (Cambridge University Press, Oct. 14, 2015)
    This coursebook covers Paper 1, Prescribed Subject 3: The Move to Global War of the History for the International Baccalaureate Diploma syllabus for first assessment in 2017. Tailored to the requirements of the IB syllabus and written by experienced IB History examiners and teachers, it offers authoritative and engaging guidance through the following two case studies: Japanese expansion in East Asia (1931-1941) and German and Italian expansion (1933-1940).
  • The Soviet Union and Post-Soviet Russia

    Allan Todd

    Paperback (Cambridge University Press, April 14, 2016)
    This coursebook covers Paper 3, History of Europe, Topic 16: The Soviet Union and post-Soviet Russia (1924-2000) of the History for the IB Diploma syllabus for first assessment in 2017. Tailored to the Higher Level requirements of the IB syllabus and written by experienced IB History examiners and teachers, it offers authoritative and engaging guidance through the topic.
  • History for the IB Diploma Paper 1 The Move to Global War with Cambridge Elevate Edition

    Allan Todd

    Paperback (Cambridge University Press, May 10, 2019)
    This coursebook with Cambridge Elevate edition covers Paper 1, Prescribed Subject 3: The Move to Global War of the History for the International Baccalaureate Diploma syllabus for first assessment in 2017. Tailored to the requirements of the IB syllabus and written by experienced IB History examiners and teachers, it offers authoritative and engaging guidance through the following two case studies: Japanese expansion in East Asia (1931-1941) and German and Italian expansion (1933-1940).
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  • History for the IB Diploma: The Cold War by Allan Todd

    Allan Todd

    Paperback (Cambridge University Press, March 15, 1858)
    Excellent Book
  • Understanding DNA: A Breakthrough in Medicine

    Tony Allan

    Paperback (Heinemann, Feb. 12, 2002)
    How do the laws of heredity work? Why were scientists racing to discover DNA's structure? What is the goal of the Human Genome Project? Find the answers to these questions. Includes eyewitness accounts and contemporary views on the event, timeline of important dates surrounding the event, informative pictures and maps.
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