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Peace and Conflict: The Cold War, 1945-91 Notes

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In-depth and extensive notes for the Year 12 Peace and Conflict Topic: The Cold War 1945-1991 (Survey + Focus of Study), that cover each dot-point of the syllabus with all the content needed to support your arguments and responses in your essays. Content is supported with statistics/examples and evidence/wide range of relevant historiography you can choose from; these include but are not limited to different case studies supported with stats (e.g. examining growing nationalism in the Soviet republics/satellite states that led to the collapse of communism in Eastern Europe and the USSR, an in-depth analysis of the various events that encompassed the nature of policies such as detente and the Reagan Doctrine, etc). There are also some relevant visuals and pictures that were integrated into the notes that I thought were appropriate and fun to add.

All the content is taken from a variety of resources extending beyond but still including HSC-relevant textbooks, such as textbooks from other secondary school history courses (eg. IB/A-Level), historical academia/scholar's research and literature, documentaries, teacher-only resources and tools, etc.

With these notes, I ranked 1st in Modern History at a top 10 selective school from the very start of my HSC year and ranking at the top of all my assessments. For all my essay-based examinations and HSC Trials for this topic, I always got top mark responses (25/25) and never anything less. I ended up achieving a Band 6 in Modern History.

The notes start off with the Survey and then with the Focus of Study.

I spent a long time on these notes, hope they're useful to other people like they were to me :)
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