Hitler, Appeasement & the Road to War
Access to History
By Graham Darby
Distributed by Trans-Atlantic Publications
192 Pages, Illustrated 6 3/4" x 9 1/2"
The second edition has been revised and updated to reflect the needs of the
current specifications. The title concentrates on the origins of the Second
World War in Europe and Hitler's central role in those events. Appeasement
and the historical debate surrounding the policies adopted by Baldwin and Chamberlain
are examined through accessible narrative and up-to-date research.
a chronological approach, the author highlights clearly how events unfolded
and interacted with each other to lead to the most destructive war in human
history. Throughout the book key dates, terms and issues are highlighted, and
historical interpretations of key debates are outlined. Summary diagrams are
included to consolidate knowledge and understanding of the period, and exam
style questions and tips for each examination board provide the opportunity
to develop exam skills.
- Redesigned to allow greater accessibility to a wide range of AS and A2
- More support with assessment and exam skills.
- New features such as definitions, summaries and exam tips to aid learning.
Table of Contents:
|Chapter 1: HITLER CHALLENGES THE VERSAILLES SETTLEMENT
|Chapter 2: THE DIPLOMATIC REVOLUTION: HITLER AND MUSSOLINI
|Chapter 3: HITLER CHANGES GEAR 1937-8
|Chapter 4: APPEASEMENT
|Chapter 5: THE OUTBREAK OF WAR
|Chapter 6: WAR
About the Author(s):
Graham Darby is an experienced A level history author and has written many
titles in the Access to History series.
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