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This title looks at all the significant individulas and events of the Victorian era: Shaftesbury, Owen, Fry; Queen Victoria, Prince Albert and the Great Exhibition; Florence Nightingale, Mary Seacole and the Crimean War; Stephenson, Brunel; Livingstone, Kingsley and world exploration; Bell and the telephone. It also looks at the changes to work and transport: the factory system and working life for men, women and children; the growth of industrial towns, ships and seafaring, rail travel, seaside holidays and entertainment; the impact of railways and the building of factories on the local area.
Number of Pages: 48
Genre: Juvenile Nonfiction
Series Title: All About
Publisher: Hachette Books
Age Range: 4-8 years
Author: Jane Goodwin
Street Date: September 27, 2016
Item Number (DPCI): 248-45-7983
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