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  1. How "dark" were the Dark Ages?

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  2. Why has Alfred been called "Alfred the Great"?

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  3. How powerful was the Pope?

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  4. How did a Norman become King of England?

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  5. How much did England change during the Norman Conquest?

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  6. Which sources reveal the most about medieval peasants?

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  7. How was Baghdad connected to the wider world?

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  8. Why did Europeans join the Crusades?

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  9. Who lived in Crusader states?

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  10. What can the life of Eleanor of Aquitaine tell us about who held power in the Middle Ages?

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  11. Why did Kings struggle to rule England?

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  12. How did the Mongols create a world Empire?

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  13. How far did the Black Death change the medieval World?

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  14. How big a threat was the Peasants' Revolt to the power of monarchs

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  15. What can we learn about the medieval World from the book of Margery Kempe?

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  16. What does the life of Mansa Musa reveal about medieval Mali?

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  17. Why have historians described 1492 as a turning point in world history?

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  18. Why did Henry VIII make the break with Rome?

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  19. In what ways did the Reformation matter to ordinary people?

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  20. Why was the world opening up to Elizabeth I and her people?

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  21. Why did the Civil War break out in 1642?

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  22. In what ways was Britain turned upside down in the seventeenth century?

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  23. How revolutionary was the Glorious Revolution?

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  24. Who lived in 'British' America?

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  25. Did the Enlightenment fuel the American Revolution?

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  26. How Enlightened was the French Revolution?

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  27. What did the French Revolution mean to Britons?

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  28. How successful were efforts to abolish slavery in the nineteenth century?

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  29. How far did working conditions improve over the nineteenth century?

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  30. Why are different stories told about Britain's journey to democracy?

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  31. Why does it matter what we call the 1857 conflict in India?

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  32. What did British colonialism look like in the nineteenth century?

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  33. How do we uncover the lived experience of those ruled by Empire in Africa?

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  34. How far did the assassination cause the First World War?

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  35. What do the stories of the 'often forgotten armies' reveal about the Western Front?

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  36. Why did WWI end in November 1918?

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  37. What kind of peace was made in 1919?

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  38. What were the Bolsheviks trying to achieve?

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  39. Why did fascists gain support?

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  40. How were people controlled in totalitarian states?

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  41. Why did the League of Nations fail?

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  42. When was the turning point during the Second World War?

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  43. How did Jewish people resist during the holocaust?

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  44. How did India achieve independence in 1947?

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  45. What kind of stories can be told about the sixties?

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  46. Who 'decolonised' in the twentieth century?

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