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Weimar and Nazi Germany

  • The Treaty of Versailles and Weimar
  • Threats to the Weimar Republic
  • The Recovery: 1923-29
  • The Great Depression
  • Adolf Hitler and the Orgins of the Nazi Party
  • Hitler and the Rise of the Nazis
  • Hitler's Consolidation of Power
  • Hitler's Police State
  • The Nazis, Women and Youth
  • Resistance to the Nazi Regime
  • Persecution and the Final Solution
  • Employment and Economy
  • Indoctrination and Belief
  • Nazi Germany in World War II
  • Nazi War Tactics

The Normans

  • Confessors and Successors
  • The Battle of 1066
  • Consolidation and Constructing Castles
  • Rebellion and Revolt
  • How did William control Norman England
  • Feudalism and Government
  • Norman law and the Domesday book
  • The Church
  • The end of William's rule

The History of Medicine

  • Treatment and Prevention in Medieval England
  • Causes, Treatment and Preventions in the Renaissance
  • Medical Care in the Renaissance
  • The Development of Medicine in the 18th and 19th Century
  • Improvements in Surgery in the 18th and 19th Century
  • Public Health and Cholera
  • Medicine in the 20th Century
  • The Discovery of Penicillin and the Fight Against Lung Cancer
  • Injuries and Treatments on the Western Front

The American West

  • Migration and Early Settlement
  • Early Conflict and Tension
  • The Development of White American Settlement
  • Cattle Ranching
  • Indian Wars
  • Changes in Farming and Settlement
  • Later Problems with Law and Order
  • Conflict with the Plains Indians
  • Assimilation and a way of life destroyed

The Cold War

  • USA and USSR: Ideologies
  • The Truman Doctrine and Marshall Plan
  • The Berlin Blockade
  • The Arms Race
  • The Space Race
  • NATO and the Warsaw Pact
  • De-Stalinisation
  • The Cold War in Asia
  • The Berlin Wall
  • The Cuban Missile Crisis
  • Détente
  • The Prague Spring
  • The Second Cold War
  • The Collapse of the Soviet Union

Elizabethan England

  • Politics in Elizabethan England
  • Fashion and the Gentry
  • The Religious Settlement
  • Poverty in Elizabethan England
  • Life in the Elizabethan Elite
  • The Northern Rebellion
  • The Puritan Threat
  • War with Spain
  • The Spanish Armada
  • Mary, Queen of Scots
  • Exploration and Colonisation