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Essay Writing!

How do I write an essay – HISTORY – Senior 1 from lennyambrosini

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1st Term Exam – SENIOR 1

Hello Everyone! Here’s a detail of what you should study for the 1st term exam.    A. Long Term Causes of WW1: Imperialism, alliances, Franco Prussian War, characteristics of the empires and unification of Germany and Italy.   B. Short … Continue reading

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The Berlin Blockade

Hi Everyone! Today, we shall work on the 1st conflict of the Cold War: The Berlin Blockade. There are FOUR links providing different types of information. The idea is that you read through the articles, sources and watch the videos … Continue reading

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Capitalism and the Industrial Revolution.

In our coming classes we will start reading and discussing the term “Capitalism”, its development and impact on the Industrial Revolution.  Capitalism and the Industrial revolution from lennyambrosini The Origins of Capitalism and its Connection with the Industrial Revolution from … Continue reading

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The Yalta and Potsdam Conferences: Agreements and Disagreements.

The Yalta and Potsdam Conferences showed a clear movement from a spirit of cooperation and support into one of suspicion and difference. For some, the confrontation between the US Capitalism and the Soviet Communism was inevitable and bound to come … Continue reading

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Communism VS Capitalism.

Last class, we read about the two opposing ideologies that Stalin and Roosevelt first, followed by Truman represented.  We shall watch this video in our next class to throw some more light into these ideologies.    

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On Brexit.

https://www.theguardian.com/politics/2017/mar/12/ian-mcewan-decision-on-brexit-vote-reminds-me-of-the-third-reich?CMP=share_btn_fb    

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Source Analysis on the outbreak of the Cold War.

Hi Everyone! We shall take advantage of our new topic this year to do some “serious” source analysis. 😉 As we’ve discussed already, this year’s international exam will have a paper on Source Analysis and the topic will be related … Continue reading

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Why did WW1 begin?

We are now about to plunge into one of the main topics of this year: THE FIRST WORLD WAR. No historical event is the result of only ONE  cause, that is why we shall be considering the main causes. In … Continue reading

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Welcome to our senior History year!

To start our class, let’s have a glance at the AS History exam. This year we shall put together the work we did in Senior 4 and work on the skills necessary for this new challenge.  As History 2017 from … Continue reading

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