English History - English History(19th Century Victorian...

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English History (19 th  Century) 29/10/2007 10:59:00 Victorian England Queen Victoria (1837-1901 reign) British empire spans around the world British man was better clothed, better active Few wars during this time Richest country in the world Social History Most people live in cities o Cities are noisy, crowded, dirty Rude and unfriendly people on the streets Crime is a problem o Jack the Ripper o Pick pocketers on the street, even children Most people live in middle class o Eat meat, butter, tea, sugar, potatoes o They eat decent Even divisions in the middle class o Upper middle class-bankers and wealthy merchants, then doctors and  lawyers, then teachers etc. Working class enters the middle class o Workers standard of living increase significantly o Reform laws, factory bills, help protect workers Massive population group in England, and all of Europe
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