Victorian England
  What a Dickens of a time!
Young Queen
Born as Alexandra
Victoria in 1819 to the
4th son of George III,
the Duke of Kent and
the daughter of the
Duke...
Married Albert, 1840
Children


   Victoria
                 Albert Edward    Alice, Duchess   Alfred, Duke of
   Empress
                King ...
Peel vs. Palmerston
   vs. Earl Grey
Indian Mutiny 1857

    Animal fat
    no longer
    used for
    ammunition,
    but rumors
    spurred a
    rebellion
 ...
Put down in 1858
Disraeli vs. Gladstone
Big Englanders


Joseph
Chamberlain and
others wanted to
expand the empire
for glory and gold
Empire - Wars around
     the World!
Disaster and success in
      Zulu lands
Cecil Rhodes and Jackie Fisher
Boer War
      Dutch-descendants
      in South Africa

      Moved out of their
      territory by British
      expansio...
Winston Churchill

Fought in several
colonial wars

Served as newspaper
correspondent

Captured and escaped

Became a famo...
Boer Successes
Concentration Camps
British Prestige




Suffered greatly from isolation, near loss to
Boers and apparent lack of humanitarian
concern in cond...
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    1. 1. Victorian England What a Dickens of a time!
    2. 2. Young Queen Born as Alexandra Victoria in 1819 to the 4th son of George III, the Duke of Kent and the daughter of the Duke of Saxe-Coberg in Germany Godfather was 4th cousin Alexander I of Russia
    3. 3. Married Albert, 1840
    4. 4. Children Victoria Albert Edward Alice, Duchess Alfred, Duke of Empress King Edward VII of Hesse Saxe-Coburg of Germany Helena, Princess Louise, Duchess Arthur, Duke of Leopold, of Schleswig- Holstein of Argyll Connaught Duke of Albany
    5. 5. Peel vs. Palmerston vs. Earl Grey
    6. 6. Indian Mutiny 1857 Animal fat no longer used for ammunition, but rumors spurred a rebellion anyway
    7. 7. Put down in 1858
    8. 8. Disraeli vs. Gladstone
    9. 9. Big Englanders Joseph Chamberlain and others wanted to expand the empire for glory and gold
    10. 10. Empire - Wars around the World!
    11. 11. Disaster and success in Zulu lands
    12. 12. Cecil Rhodes and Jackie Fisher
    13. 13. Boer War Dutch-descendants in South Africa Moved out of their territory by British expansion for gold and diamonds British switch to Khaki from red uniforms
    14. 14. Winston Churchill Fought in several colonial wars Served as newspaper correspondent Captured and escaped Became a famous hero
    15. 15. Boer Successes
    16. 16. Concentration Camps
    17. 17. British Prestige Suffered greatly from isolation, near loss to Boers and apparent lack of humanitarian concern in conduct of the Boer War
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