Enquiring History: The Crusades: Conflict and Controversy, 1095-1291 - EH (Paperback)
  • Enquiring History: The Crusades: Conflict and Controversy, 1095-1291 - EH (Paperback)
zoom

Enquiring History: The Crusades: Conflict and Controversy, 1095-1291 - EH (Paperback)

(author), (author)
£18.50
Paperback 144 Pages / Published: 26/04/2013
  • We can order this from the publisher

Usually dispatched within 10 working days

  • This item has been added to your basket
Your local Waterstones may have stock of this item. Please check by using Click & Collect

Think more deeply and work more independently at A level History through a carefully thought-out enquiry approach from SHP.

Enquiring History: It makes you think!

The OFSTED report on school history suggests that the current generation of A Level students have been poorly served by exam-based textbooks which spoon-feed students while failing to enthuse them or develop deeper understandings of studying History

The Schools History Project has risen to this challenge with a new series for the next generation. Enquiring History is SHP's fresh approach to Advanced Level History that aims:
- To motivate and engage readers
- To help readers think and gain independence as learners
- To encourage enquiry, and deeper understanding of periods and the people of the past
- To engage with current scholarship
- To prepare A Level students for university

Key features of each Student book
- Clear compelling narrative - books are designed to be read cover to cover
- Structured enquiries - that explore the core content and issues of each period
- 'Insight' panels between enquiries provide context, overview, and extension
- Full colour illustrations throughout

The Crusades: Conflict and controversy 1095-1291
There has never been a more important time to study the Crusades. Religious conflict is a fact of life in the twenty-first century no less than it was in the medieval world. And yet the world of the Crusades is so different from ours that it takes a massive leap of imagination to make sense of these events. This book takes on that challenge: opening a window onto the 12th and 13th century worlds to understand what on earth was going on. It examines the Crusades themselves; the controversies surrounding them; and the past and current re-interpretations of the period.

Web-based support includes
- lesson planning tools and guidance for teachers available from the SHP website http://www.schoolshistoryproject.org.uk/Publishing/BooksSHP/BooksALvlEHS.html
- eBooks for whole class teaching or individual student reading available from eBook retailers

Publisher: Hodder Education
ISBN: 9781444144512
Number of pages: 144
Weight: 328 g
Dimensions: 246 x 190 x 7 mm

You may also be interested in...

The Liberation of Jerusalem
Added to basket
The Fourth Crusade 1202-04
Added to basket
Byzantium and the Crusades
Added to basket
The Crusades
Added to basket
£9.99
Paperback
Illus History of Knights & Crusades
Added to basket
Cross and Crescent in the Balkans
Added to basket
Chronicles of the First Crusade
Added to basket
The Prehistory of the Crusades
Added to basket
The Crusades: A History
Added to basket
The Crusades
Added to basket
£14.99
Paperback
Secrets of the Knights Templar
Added to basket
Saladin: Hero of Islam
Added to basket
Knights Templar
Added to basket
£13.99
Paperback
The Gibraltar Crusade
Added to basket
The Crusader States
Added to basket

Please sign in to write a review

Your review has been submitted successfully.