100 Facts: Victorian Britain

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Publisher Miles Kelly
Binding Paperback
Cover Price £7.99
100 Facts Victorian Britain is an interesting illustrated children's book for 7-10 year olds, presenting in stunning detail an exciting period in British history. Exactly 100 facts accompanied by detailed artwork reveal fascinating facts about Queen Victoria s reign and the rise of the British Empire through to art and architecture - and what it was really like to be a child of the Industrial Revolution. Exactly 100 numbered facts will challenge children, acting as an incentive as they make their way through the book. Projects to make and do, hilarious facts and brilliantly drawn cartoons add an extra element of fun. Add a detailed index, and 100 things you should know has all the ingredients for a perfect introduction to this truly fascinating topic. Topics covered: The Victorian world, Meet the royals, The greatest Empire, Britain versus the world, Town and country, Rich and poor, Jobs, Sent to the workhouse, Doctors and medicine, Bright ideas, Transport, Artists and composers, Telling tales, Leisure time, Build it, Food and drink, Religion and beliefs, The law, Education and schools, Family life, End of an era.