Supporting Home Learning in KS5 History Enquiry at Tallis
GCE A Level History Edexcel
Paper 2 comprises a study in depth of the causes, course and consolidation of the Russian Revolution of 1917, which had a momentous effect on twentieth century Russia and throughout the modern world.
The option is divided into the following four topics, though students need to appreciate the linkages between topics, as questions may target the content of more than one topic.
Topic 1. The rule of Nicholas II, 1894–1905
Topic 2. The end of Romanov rule, 1906–17
Topic 3. The Provisional government and its opponents, February–October 1917
Topic 4. Defending the Bolshevik revolution, October 1917–24
Alexander Time Machine. Pipes's view
Russian Revolution Links
Online primary source archive