History Resources for A-Level (L6th)

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Supermac examines key events including the controversy over the Cossacks repatriation, the Suez Crisis, You've Never Had It So Good, the Winds of Change, the Cuban Missile Crisis and the Profumo Scandal.

Supermac examines key events including the controversy over the Cossacks repatriation, the Suez Crisis, You've Never Had It So Good, the Winds of Change, the Cuban Missile Crisis and the Profumo Scandal.

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In 1997, Tony Blair won the biggest Labour victory in history to sweep the party to power and end eighteen years of Conservative government.  Few British prime ministers have shaped the nation's course as profoundly as Blair during his ten years in power.

In 1997, Tony Blair won the biggest Labour victory in history to sweep the party to power and end eighteen years of Conservative government. Few British prime ministers have shaped the nation's course as profoundly as Blair during his ten years in power.

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The first volume of Alan Clark's diaries, covering two Parliaments during which he served under Margaret Thatcher and then under John Major, constitute the most outspoken and revealing account of British political life ever written.

The first volume of Alan Clark's diaries, covering two Parliaments during which he served under Margaret Thatcher and then under John Major, constitute the most outspoken and revealing account of British political life ever written.

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An array of working-class witnesses describe how life in post-war Britain is, with little regard for liberal niceties or the feelings of their 'betters'.

An array of working-class witnesses describe how life in post-war Britain is, with little regard for liberal niceties or the feelings of their 'betters'.

First hand accounts give a rich, unsentimental picture of everyday life in the 1950s.

First hand accounts give a rich, unsentimental picture of everyday life in the 1950s.

The late 1950s to early 1960s was an action-packed, often dramatic time in which the contours of modern Britain began to take shape. These were the 'never had it so good' years,

The late 1950s to early 1960s was an action-packed, often dramatic time in which the contours of modern Britain began to take shape. These were the 'never had it so good' years,

Dominic Sandbrook takes a fresh look at the dramatic story of affluence and decline between 1956 and 1963.

Dominic Sandbrook takes a fresh look at the dramatic story of affluence and decline between 1956 and 1963.

Contrary to conventional wisdom, this groundbreaking book finds that the story of Britain since the war is marked not by decline but by progress on almost all fronts.

Contrary to conventional wisdom, this groundbreaking book finds that the story of Britain since the war is marked not by decline but by progress on almost all fronts.

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