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High School Summer Reading 2015: Recommended for IB History

Use this guide for inspiration on what to read this summer!

IB History Summer Reading/Viewing Assignment

Choose your summer reading/viewing from these subjects:
 
  • WWI (causes of, the war itself, effects of)
  • WWII (causes of, the war itself, effects of)
  • Spanish Civil War
  • Chinese Civil War (incorporating Sino-Japanese War)
  • Cold War
  • Ottoman Empire 1800-WWI
  • Middle East between WWI-WWII (specifically Egypt, Iran, Palestine, Turkey, the mandates)
  • Middle East WWII-2000  (specifically Iran, Palestine/Israel, Egypt, Lebanon)

Cold War

Middle East: World War II - 2000

World War I

To search the library catalog, try this: World War, 1914-1918 -- Fiction.

Spanish Civil War

To search the library catalog, try Spain -- History -- 1936-1939, Civil War -- Fiction.

Ottoman Empire

Middle East between World War I and World War II

Chinese Civil War

Mao's rise to power: 1927-1937 and 1946-1949

World War II

To search the library catalog, try this: World War, 1939-1945 -- Fiction.

WW I, WW II, and Cold War