Category Archives: Europe 1920-1945

Dictionary of Irish Biography

The Dictionary of Irish Biography is now available free to schools (through the Schools Broadband Network). The Biography database contains over 10,000 biographical articles detailing the lives and careers of Irish people who have been involved in all fields of … Continue reading

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New Sample Essays

Three new sample essays have been added to the Dictatorship and Democracy section. The sample essays can be found here – Sample essays

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Sample Essays

A sample essay has been added here – Sample Essays More will be added to each section over the coming weeks

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New Milestone Reached

Today leavingcerthistory.net received its 500,000th page view. The site was established in September 2010 and is currently averaging over 800 hits a day. The powerpoint presentations have been viewed 280,000 times both on the website and directly through slideshare. The … Continue reading

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Christmas Homework

Homework for the Christmas Holidays for Leaving Cert History 5th Year Higher Level Q.1. What part did one or more of the following play in US foreign policy: The Berlin Blockade; Korea; and Cuba? Q.2. Why did the United States … Continue reading

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New Page – What is Fascism?

A new page has been added to the ‘Dictatorship and Democracy’ section outlining various views on the question ‘What is Fascism?’ The page can be found here – What is Fascism?

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Visit by Tomi Reichental

Students and staff at St. Patrick’s Comprehensive School were fortunate to receive Tomi Reichental for a visit to the school last May. Speaking to a packed meeting of third year and transition year students and fourth and fifth year history … Continue reading

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