The World of Empire, Industry and Trade
Author: Bea Stimpson
Publisher: Trans-Atlantic Publications
Release Date: October 01, 1999
This covers the content requirements of the revised National Curriculum history topic, Britain 1750-1900 area of study. It builds upon the following features: a narrative story-based approach to history with a strong literary emphasis and a highly visual pictorial approach. Teenage characters guide pupils through the topics discussing and questioning the people they come across. There is a continuous chronology bar and timeline across all topics and controlled language levels balancing historical rigour with accessibility.