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The Victorian epoch of British history was the period of Queen Victoria's reign from 20 June 1837 until her death on 22 January 1901. Victoria inherited the throne after the death of her uncle, the childless William IV, 20 June 1837. The 7th Queen of Great Britain and Ireland
Characterization rapid changes in many areas of human life, such as technological and demographic changing people's perception of the world changes in the political and social system5
The most important things that happened development in the field of infrastructure, construction of railways continued the industrial revolution and the development of capitalism the social sphere of the era was characterized by a strict moral code, secure and family values.
In foreign policy colonial expansion of Britain in Asia ("The Big Game") and Africa (“Scramble for Africa") continued. The population of England almost doubled from 16.8 million in 1851 to 30.5 million in 1901. Scotland's population also rose rapidly, from 2.8 million in 1851 to 4.4 million in 1901.
Typical writers of the Victorian eraz: Charles Dickens, William Makepeace Thackeray, Anthony Trollope, the Brontes, Conan Doyle and Rudyard Kipling; poets - Lord Alfred Tennyson, Robert Browning and Matthew Arnold Formed and reached the heyday of the British children's literature with "bad advice" Lewis Carroll, Edward Lear, William Rands.
1840 Queen Victoria marries Prince Albert of Saxe-Coburg-Saalfield. He had been naturalised and granted the British style of Royal Highness beforehand. For the next 17 years, he was known as HRH Prince Albert. 1840 New Zealand becomes a British colony, through the Treaty of Waitangi. 1854 Crimean War: The United Kingdom declares war on Russia.