By Michael Lynch
The Access to History sequence is the preferred and depended on sequence for AS- and A-level historical past scholars. the hot variants mix the entire strengths of this well-loved sequence with a brand new layout and lines that permit all scholars entry to the content material and learn 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 check the 2008 OCR AS specification and is now involved in the interval from 1894 to 1941. It starts off with the location in Russia lower than Tsar Nicholas II after which is going directly to study the motives and results of the 1905 and 1917 revolutions, the Bolshevik fight to realize strength, and the eventual upward thrust of Stalin. The political, monetary, 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 matters are highlighted, and old interpretations of key debates are defined. precis diagrams are integrated to consolidate wisdom and knowing of the interval, and exam-style questions and suggestions written by means of an examiner for the OCR specification give you the chance to strengthen examination abilities.