All About: The Victorians Paperback
by Jane Goodwin
Part of the All About series
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.
- Format: Paperback
- Pages: 48 pages, Colour & b/w
- Publisher: Hachette Children's Group
- Publication Date: 26/02/2015
- Category: History & the past: general interest (Children's/YA)
- ISBN: 9780750292740