Seminar preparation & downloadable materials

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READING ASSIGNMENT/DOWNLOADABLE MATERIALS

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Prehistoric Britain (c. 500 000 BC - 43 AD)

 
  1. COURSEBOOK: EARLIEST TIMES: 1. The Foundation Stones, 3. The Celtic Kingdoms

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Roman Britain (AD 43-410)

 
  1. COURSEBOOK: EARLIEST TIMES: 1. The Romans

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The Anglo-Saxon Period (440-1066)

 
  1. COURSEBOOK: EARLIEST TIMES: 2. The Saxon Invasion
  2. 03 Anglo-Saxon Britain-video-worksheet

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The Early Middle Ages (1066-1307)

 
  1. COURSEBOOK: THE EARLY MIDDLE AGES: 4. Conquest & Feudal Rule, 5. The Power of the Kings of England, 6. Government and Society

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The Late Middle Ages (1290-1485)

 
  1. COURSEBOOK: THE LATE MIDDLE AGES: 7. The Century of War, Plague and Disorder, 8. The Crisis of Kings & Nobles

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The Tudor Age (1485-1603)

 
  1. COURSEBOOK: THE TUDORS: 10. The Birth of the Nation State, 11. England and her Neighbours, 12. Government & Society

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The Stuarts (1603-1688)

 
  1. COURSEBOOK: THE STUARTS: 13. Crown & Parliament, 14. Republican & Restoration Britain, 15. Life & Thought

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The Eighteen Century (1688-1789)

 
  1. COURSEBOOK: THE EIGHTEEN CENTURY: 16. The Political World, 17. Life in Town & Country, 18. The Years of Revolution
  2. Eighteen Century: The Wrong Empire (video worksheet)

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The Age of Industrial Revolution

 
  1. COURSEBOOK: THE EIGHTEEN CENTURY: 18. The Years of Revolution

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The Nineteenth Century (1789-1914)

 
  1. COURSEBOOK: THE EIGHTEEN CENTURY: 18. The Years of Revolution (Revolution in France & the Napoleonic Wars) THE NINETEENTH CENTURY: 19. The Years of Power & Danger, 20. The Years of Self-confidence, 21. The End of an Age
  2. Age of Liberalism, second half of the 19th century (video worksheet)

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20th Century: World War I and Interwar Years (1914 - 1939)

 
  1. COURSEBOOK: THE TWENTIETH CENTURY: 22. Britain at War
  2. Twentieth Century-1900-1939-A Photographic History

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20th Century: World War II to the Fall of Empire

 
  1. COURSEBOOK: THE TWENTIETH CENTURY: 23. The Age of Uncertainty