Timeline 2nd Edition (e-book: 1 Academic Year Licence)

By Stephen Tonge, Gráinne Henry, Tim Nyhan, Máire de Buitléir, Special Advisor M.E. Collins

A new and updated 2nd Edition of the highly successful 'Timeline' and a complete one-volume text for Junior Certificate History.

  • A more concise, student-friendly text with language that is easy-to-follow and understand and has passed the SMOG test
  • Written in-line with the Junior Certificate syllabus, it covers all examinable material for Ordinary and Higher Levels
  • Each chapter starts with key learning objectives in question format, aimed at increasing curiosity and motivating students' learning
  • A list of key terms appearing at the end of each chapter acts as a literacy focus and recaps on the main vocabulary and concepts covered in the chapter
  • Explanations are provided for difficult terms encountered in each chapter
  • Large, clear and colourful illustrations, with clear labels and captions encourage student engagement
  • In-context and up-to-date exam questions help students apply and revise what they have just learned
  • A wide selection of general questions located throughout the book to assess whether learning objectives have been achieved
  • An Exam Guide at the back of the book includes:
    • A breakdown of topics to be studied
    • Advice on how to study history
    • Notes on the structure of the exam paper
    • Pointers on how to tackle the exam
    • Expert tips on how to approach each exam question
  • A selection of People in History sample answers and People in History spider diagrams  support students in planning answers to this question
  • Simple, logical presentation and clearly-labelled colour maps and photos to help students revise efficiently
  • 'Did You Know?' boxes provide interesting facts to stimulate student interest
  • Student Resources
    • Students can test their knowledge of topics online by completing a selection of multiple-choice quizzes at Edco Exam Centre www.edcoexamcentre.ie/timeline2
  • Teacher Resources
    • Teachers can access the Timeline Online Interactive Textbook, plus a bank of free digital resources including
      • Handouts (such as key terms, useful website links, and sample questions and answers)
      • Interactive presentations for each section (with timelines, videos, photos, quizzes and much more)
      • 3 WebQuests (web-based learning activities)

Minimum Device Requirements

Please note the following minimum device requirements before you purchase this e-book:



- Models: iPad 2 or later

- Operating System: iOS 7 or later



- Operating Systems: Windows 8 or later

- Device Specification: 2GB RAM, 32GB free hard disk space and WiFi enabled



- Operating System: 4.0 (ICS) or later
- 1GB Ram, 4GB free storage space and WiFi enabled

An active and working internet connection is required for the initial login process and the downloading of our e-book content and resources. 


If you are unsure whether or not your device meets the above minimum requirements please e-mail support@edcolearning.ie or phone 01-4299257 prior to purchasing.



A single user licence entitles a user to be logged-on to either one of the above device types at any one time.

Class: 1st Year, 2nd Year, 3rd Year 
Format: Edco e-book
Price: €8.00 (Ex. VAT: €7.28)
Further Information
Also available as:Edco e-book, Textbook 
Class:1st Year, 2nd Year, 3rd Year 
Exam:Junior Cert
Suitable Levels:For Post Primary, Higher Level, Ordinary Level
Published:March 2014
Publisher:The Educational Company of Ireland (Edco)

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