How many legs does a dog have if you call the tail a leg? Four. Calling a tail a leg does not make it a leg. — Abraham Lincoln

Reign of Queen Victoria - M. B. Synge



This book traces the history of the British Empire during the reign of Queen Victoria, from 1837 to 1901. Important domestic reforms of the Victorian era include restrictions on child labor, manhood suffrage, independence for Ireland, and free trade. Short histories of many of the diverse colonies of Britain are given, including Canada, Australia, New Zealand, South Africa, and India. The most important wars of the British Empire, including the Crimean War, the Indian Mutiny, The Zulu and Boer Wars in South Africa, and the wars in Egypt and Sudan are also covered.

Download:     PDF         EPUB
[Cover] from Reign of Queen Victoria by M. B. Synge Victoria [Title Page] from Reign of Queen Victoria by M. B. Synge [Copyright Page] from Reign of Queen Victoria by M. B. Synge [Contents, Page 1 of 2] from Reign of Queen Victoria by M. B. Synge