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Educational: History

See below for a selection of the latest books from Educational: History category. Presented with a red border are the Educational: History books that have been lovingly read and reviewed by the experts at Lovereading. With expert reading recommendations made by people with a passion for books and some unique features Lovereading will help you find great Educational: History books and those from many more genres to read that will keep you inspired and entertained. And it's all free!

In Ancient Egypt

In Ancient Egypt

Author: Shalini Vallepur Format: Hardback Release Date: 28/11/2019

In Ancient Greece

In Ancient Greece

Author: Shalini Vallepur Format: Hardback Release Date: 28/11/2019

Malaria How a Parasite Changed History

Malaria How a Parasite Changed History

Author: Jeanne Marie Ford Format: Paperback / softback Release Date: 28/11/2019

Malaria is spread by infected mosquitoes. Millions of people are infected by malaria each year. Read this book to learn more about the history of this infectious disease.

In Ancient Rome

In Ancient Rome

Author: Shalini Vallepur Format: Hardback Release Date: 28/11/2019

In the Viking Age

In the Viking Age

Author: Shalini Vallepur Format: Hardback Release Date: 28/11/2019

KS3 History All-in-One Revision and Practice

KS3 History All-in-One Revision and Practice

Author: Collins KS3 Format: Paperback / softback Release Date: 11/11/2019

Level: KS3 Subject: History This all-in-one History revision and practice book is your one-stop shop for KS3 History! Excellent value for money, it combines all the content and questions from the KS3 History revision guide (9780007562886), plus lots of repeated practice and testing throughout to make this the ultimate History study book to help students achieve their best results. With clear and accessible explanations of KS3 History content, study notes are paired with seven practice opportunities. Quick tests and practice questions are included at the end of every topic to check understanding. Plus, at the back of the book there are plenty of topic review questions and mixed practice questions. There's also a free download of Q&A flashcards online at collins.co.uk/pages/key-stage-3-flashcards-and-audio.

Hodder GCSE History for Edexcel: Russia and the Soviet Union, 1917-41

Hodder GCSE History for Edexcel: Russia and the Soviet Union, 1917-41

Author: John Wright, Steve Waugh Format: Paperback / softback Release Date: 01/11/2019

Exam Board: Edexcel Level: GCSE Subject: History First Teaching: September 2016 First Exam: June 2018 Endorsed for Edexcel Help your students achieve their full potential while ensuring pace, enjoyment and motivation with this unique series from the leading History publisher; developed by expert educators who know how to instil deep subject knowledge and an appetite for lifelong learning. - Provides distinct approaches to the different components of the 2016 specification, ensuring that your classroom resources are tailored to learners' changing needs as they progress through the curriculum - Caters for varying learning styles, using an exciting mix of clear narrative, visual stimulus materials and a rich collection of contemporary sources to capture the interest of all students - Helps students maximise their grade potential and develop their exam skills through structured guidance on answering every question type successfully - Blends in-depth coverage of topics with activities and strategies to help students acquire, retain and revise core subject knowledge across the years - Builds on our experience publishing popular GCSE resources to supply you with accurate, authoritative content written by experienced teachers who understand the practical implications of new content and assessment requirements Russia and the Soviet Union, 1917-41 covers all four key topics in the specification: 'The revolutions of 1917'; 'The Bolsheviks in power, 1917-24'; 'Stalin's rise to power and dictatorship, 1924-41'; 'Economic and social changes, 1924-41.'

Essential SQA Exam Practice: Higher History Questions and Papers

Essential SQA Exam Practice: Higher History Questions and Papers

Author: Hodder Gibson Format: Paperback / softback Release Date: 25/10/2019

Exam board: SQA Level: Higher Subject: History First teaching: September 2018 First exam: Summer 2019 Practice makes permanent. Feel confident and prepared for the SQA Higher History exam with this two-in-one book, containing practice questions for every question type and the most popular topics. - Choose to revise by question type or topic: A simple grid enables you to pick particular question styles or course areas that you want to focus on, with answers provided at the back of the book - Understand what the examiner is looking for: Clear guidance on how to answer each question type is followed by plenty of questions so you can put the advice into practice, building essential exam skills - Remember more in your exam: Repeated and extended practice will give you a secure knowledge of the key developments in British, European, world and Scottish history - Familiarise yourself with the exam papers: Both practice papers mirror the language and layout of the real SQA papers; complete them in timed, exam-style conditions to increase your confidence before the exams - Find out how to achieve a better grade: Answers to the practice papers have commentaries for each question, with tips on writing successful answers and avoiding common mistakes Fully up to date with SQA's requirements The questions, mark schemes and guidance in this practice book match the requirements of the revised SQA Higher History specification for examination from 2019 onwards. This book covers the following topics: The British, European and world paper, Section 1: British: - Church, State and Feudal Society, 1066-1406 - The Century of Revolutions, 1603-1702 - The Atlantic Slave Trade - Britain, 1851-1951 - Britain and Ireland, 1900-1985 The British, European and world paper, Section 2 - European and World: - The Crusades, 1071-1204 - The American Revolution, 1763-1787 - The French Revolution, to 1799 - Germany, 1815-1939 - Italy, 1815-1939 - Russia, 1881-1921 - USA, 1918-1968 - Appeasement and the Road to War, to 1939 - The Cold War, 1945-1989 The Scottish Paper: - The Wars of Independence, 1249-1328 - The Age of the Reformation, 1542-1603 - The Treaty of Union, 1689-1740 - Migration and Empire, 1830-1939 - The Impact of the Great War, 1914-1928

Essential SQA Exam Practice: National 5 History Questions and Papers

Essential SQA Exam Practice: National 5 History Questions and Papers

Author: John Kerr, Jerry Teale Format: Paperback / softback Release Date: 25/10/2019

Exam board: SQA Level: National 5 Subject: History First teaching: September 2017 First exam: Summer 2018 Practice makes permanent. Feel confident and prepared for the SQA National 5 History exam with this two-in-one book, containing practice questions for every question type and the most popular topics, plus two full practice papers - all written by an experienced examiner. - Choose to revise by question type or topic: A simple grid enables you to pick particular question styles or course areas that you want to focus on, with answers provided at the back of the book - Understand what the examiner is looking for: Clear guidance on how to answer each question type is followed by plenty of questions so you can put the advice into practice, building essential exam skills - Remember more in your exam: Repeated and extended practice will give you a secure knowledge of the key developments in Scottish, British, European and World history - Familiarise yourself with the exam paper: Both practice papers mirror the language and layout of the real SQA papers; complete them in timed, exam-style conditions to increase your confidence before the exams - Find out how to achieve a better grade: Answers to the practice papers have commentaries for each question, with tips on writing successful answers and avoiding common mistakes Fully up to date with SQA's requirements The questions, mark schemes and guidance in this practice book match the requirements of the revised SQA National 5 History specification for examination from 2018 onwards. This book covers the following topics: Section 1: Scottish contexts: - The Wars of Independence, 1286-1328 - Mary Queen of Scots and the Reformation, 1542-1587 - Migration and Empire, 1830-1939 - The Era of the Great War, 1900-1928 Section 2: British contexts: - The Atlantic Slave Trade, 1770-1807 - Changing Britain, 1760-1914 - The Making of Modern Britain, 1880-1951 Section 3: European and World contexts: - Hitler and Nazi Germany, 1919-1939 - Red Flag: Lenin and the Russian Revolution, 1894-1921 - Free at Last? Civil Rights in the USA, 1918-1968 - Appeasement and the Road to War, 1918-1939 - World War II, 1939-1945 - The Cold War, 1945-1989

OCR GCSE (9-1) History B (SHP) Foundation Edition: Living under Nazi Rule 1933-1945

OCR GCSE (9-1) History B (SHP) Foundation Edition: Living under Nazi Rule 1933-1945

Author: Jamie Byrom, Richard Kennett Format: Paperback / softback Release Date: 25/10/2019

Exam board: OCR (Specification B, SHP) Level: GCSE (9-1) Subject: History First teaching: September 2016 First exams: Summer 2018 Help more students access the content for OCR GCSE History B (SHP) with this Foundation Edition, designed to work alongside the mainstream textbook for effective co-teaching in the same class. Covering Living under Nazi Rule 1933-1945, this book: - Follows the same structure and page numbers as the mainstream textbook so that students of all abilities can explore the same enquiries - Simplifies and reduces the text on each page, using carefully-controlled vocabulary and clear explanations of key terms - Focuses on the key points that students need to understand and includes new content summaries at the end of each enquiry to reinforce learning - Offers full support for the student tasks, using a wide range of scaffolding to make the tasks accessible and achievable - Provides specific assessment guidance and develops the historical thinking skills required for success at GCSE

Daily Life in Ancient Greece

Daily Life in Ancient Greece

Author: Don Nardo Format: Paperback / softback Release Date: 04/10/2019

This book explores what life was really like for everyday people in Ancient Greece. Using primary sources and information from archeological discoveries, it uncovers some fascinating insights and explodes some myths. Supported by timelines, maps and references to important events and people, children will really feel they are on a time-travelling journey when reading this book.