Gale NewsVault Case Studies

We have created some case studies to mark key events and periods in history, as well as putting them in context, using primary sources available from Gale NewsVault.

Gale NewsVault delivers single-point access to Gale’s ever-growing collection of historical British newspapers and periodicals making it the ideal resource for studying major events and famous people throughout history.

With content from The Economist, Financial Times, Daily Mail, The Times, and The Listener, to name just a few, you’ll gain a multitude of perspectives on the same issues, dependent on the paper’s bias and sympathies, to aid in forming your own analysis and opinion.

The case studies are:



The First World War and the Roaring Twenties

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1930s and the Second World War

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The Vietnam War

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The Fall of the Berlin Wall

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