Victorian Webquest - Text in Context
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- The Industrial Revolution - Britain becomes the workshop of the world. Use the indexes and links to find out more from this page. The BBC site full of useful information which you can navigate your way round
- The Victorian Web - Tons of information on various aspects of Victorian Life
- Victorian Station - Read about Victorian architecture, lifestyle, interior design, arts and literature.
- Saundra Altman’s: Past Patterns - Clothing patterns of Victorian style clothing.
- Victorian Women - The role of women in Victorian society
- An Overview of Victoria’s Reign - Good basic background information, not too long to read, giving you an understanding of her reign
- Britain 1700-1900: Industrial Revolution - This web site is about the technical changes of that time.
- Victorians and the Poor - A country of two nations; many Victorians struggled to understand and explain poverty. Was this because of circumstances beyond the individual's control or the direct result of their indolence? To discourage dependency, workhouse conditions were worse than the lowest standard of the independent labourer. Find out more about the treatment of the poor
- Prisons - The Prison System in the Victorian Age n nAND/OR search the above sites using the search engine above.