Newly published in 2016 'The Making of Ireland' for both Higher Level and Ordinary Level is written in a clear factual style with up-to-date historical commentary, matching up to the requirements of the most recent marking schemes. It also comes with a free e-book code to download the digital version of the book.
The Making of Ireland provides in-depth coverage of, and case studies from, the four most popular 'Later Modern Ireland' topics. Students must study two of these:
- Topic 2: Movements for Political and Social Reform, 1870–1914
- Topic 3: The Pursuit of Sovereignty and the Impact of Partition, 1912–1949
- Topic 5: Politics and Society in Northern Ireland, 1949–1993
- Topic 6: Government, Economy and Society in the Republic of Ireland, 1949–1989 [Prescribed topic for 2018/19]