The Victorian era of British history was the period of Queen Victoria's reign from
20 June 1837 until her death, on 22 January 1901. It was a long period of peace,
The Victorian period formally begins in 1837 (the year Victoria became Queen)
and ends in 1901 (the year of her death). As a matter of expediency, these dates
Queen Victoria (1819-1901) was the first English monarch to see her name given
to the period of her reign whilst still living (1). The Victorian Age was ...
The Victorian era was a period of dramatic change that brought England to its
highest point of development as a world power. The rapid growth of London, from
An introduction to the era briefly touching on aspects such as imperialism,
religion, education, science, social class and the differences between the sexes.
During the Victorian era, Britain could claim to be the world's superpower, despite
social inequality at home and burgeoning industrial rivals overseas. How did it ...
Apr 2, 2013 ... Meanwhile, the Victorian era saw a rise in awareness of birth defects associated
with reproduction among relatives. Cousin marriages ...
Defining Victorian literature in any satisfactory and comprehensive manner has
proven troublesome for critics ever since the nineteenth century came to a close.
When Queen Victoria ascended the British throne in 1837, it marked the
beginning of a promising new age - the Victorian era. Those who could see into
The Victorian era is generally agreed to stretch through the reign of Queen
Victoria (1837-1901). It was a tremendously exciting period when many artistic