Open Educational Resources

Modern history

Here you will find all the resources identified by our tutors as useful for the study of this subject, arranged in ascending alphabetical order. Browse the tiles and descriptions to discover if there are any resources of interest to you, or click on any of the keywords to see resources sorted by more in-depth topics.

Modern history (V140): Historical studies of the period c.1550 AD to the present.

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Type Title Description Keywords Full details
Document Class Coursework for History And The Novel

Class coursework exercises for History And The Novel: Europe And The Shadow Of War 1914 - 1953

First World War, Second World War, Russian Revolution, Hitler, Stalin, Occupied France view
Document Course Outline

Overview of the course with weekly topics and bibliography

British history, European history, history and the novel view
Document Key Timeline Interwar France

Some key dates and themes related to interwar France and the impact of Occupation

Occupied France, Vichy France, Second World War view
Document Key Timeline Nazi Germany

Some key dates & themes related to the rise and nature of Nazi Germany

Second World War, Nazi Germany, Weimar Germany, Versailles Treaty view
Document Key Timeline Russia & the Road to Revolution

Some key dates & themes relating to the downfall of Tsardom and the outbreak of revolution

Russian Revolution, Russian Empire, 1917 view
Document Key timeline Russia and the Rise of Stalin

Some key dates and themes on the USSR and Stalin's Rise to Power

Stalin, Russian Revolution, Cold War view
Document Key Timeline WWI

Some key dates for World War One

First World War view
Link The Holocaust

This Open University unit explors the Holocaust, as the destruction of European Jewry is commonly known. The mass killing represented by the...

20th century, German history, Germany, Nazi Germany, European history view
Link The Weimar Republic and the Rise of the Nazis: Using images and films as historical evidence

We are familiar with seeing images and film in the media - on TV, the Internet, in magazine and newspaper editorial. This resource will use images...

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