Access to History: Germany Divided and Reunited 1945-91
Ensure your students have access to the authoritative and in-depth content of this popular and trusted A Level History series. For over twenty years Access to History has been providing students with reliable, engaging and accessible content on a wide range of topics. Each title in the series provides comprehensive coverage of different history topics on current AS and A2 level history specifications, alongside exam-style practice questions and tips to help students achieve their best. The series: - Ensures students gain a good understanding of the AS and A2 level history topics through an engaging, in-depth and up-to-date narrative, presented in an accessible way. - Aids revision of the key A level history topics and themes through frequent summary diagrams - Gives support with assessment, both through the books providing exam-style questions and tips for AQA, Edexcel and OCR A level history specifications and through FREE model answers with supporting commentary at Access to History online (www.accesstohistory.co.uk) Germany Divided and Reunited 1945-91 This title covers the history of post-war Germany, from its division into east and west in 1949 to its reunification in 1990 and the immediate consequences.
The book examines major questions such as: - Why was Germany divided in 1949? - To what extent did the FRG and GDR become models of their respective ideological systems? - Why was there an easing of relations between the two Germanys? - To what extent was the GDR a totalitarian state? - Was reunification inevitable and to what extent has it been successful?