By Michael Lynch
The Access to History sequence is the preferred and relied on sequence for AS- and A-level heritage scholars. the recent variants mix all of the strengths of this well-loved sequence with a brand new layout and contours that permit all scholars entry to the content material and research talents had to in attaining examination luck. This identify attracts on content material from the bestselling titles Reaction and Revolution: Russia, 1894-1924 and Bolshevik and Stalinist Russia, 1918-56. it's been thoroughly revised and up-to-date to compare the 2008 OCR AS specification and is now excited by the interval from 1894 to 1941. It starts with the location in Russia below Tsar Nicholas II after which is going directly to learn the motives and results of the 1905 and 1917 revolutions, the Bolshevik fight to achieve energy, and the eventual upward push of Stalin. The political, fiscal, and social advancements via this era and the consequences of those are explored and analyzed all through. through the e-book key dates, phrases, and concerns are highlighted, and historic interpretations of key debates are defined. precis diagrams are integrated to consolidate wisdom and figuring out of the interval, and exam-style questions and information written through an examiner for the OCR specification give you the chance to increase examination talents.