• Queen Victoria Married Prince
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    Is it Georgiana Charlotte Augusta Alexandrina Victoria or just Alexandrina Victoria? Queen Victoria was born at Kensington Palace, London on May 24, 1819. She was the only child of Edward, the fourth son of King George III, and Victoria Mary Louise, the daughter of a German Duke. It was planed that the duke and duchess were to name their daughter Georgiana Charlotte Augusta Alexandrina Victoria but Prince Regent refused to have his name (George) nor his daughters name (Charlotte Augusta) to be h...
  • Victorian Literature 2 Age Darwin Charles
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    Gibson 1 Kristy Gibson Mrs. B. Williams Advanced English IV 2 February 1997 How Literature was Affected in the Victorian Age The Year 1837 was very significant. It was not only the year that Queen Victoria acceded the throne, but also the year that a new literary age was coined. The Victorian Age, more formally known, was a time of great prosperity in Great Britain's literature (Keach 608). The Victorian Age produced a variety of changes. Political and social reform produced a variety of readin...
  • Queen Victoria Essay Prince Albert Princess
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    Queen Victoria Queen Victoria was the Queen of England from 1837 to 1901. At the time of the start of her reign she was only 18. She was born among the brick walls of Kensington Palace. She had a great influence on her era and to later eras. She was born in 1819 and was the niece of William IV. Victoria s dad, died named Edward, Duke of Kent. when she was very little which made her sad. Victoria s nickname as a child was Drin a but here mom proffered to call her Victoria. She was never left alo...
  • Hemophilia Factor Viii
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    Hemophilia is the oldest known hereditary bleeding disorder. There are two types of hemophilia, A and B (Christmas Disease). Low levels or complete absence of a blood protein essential for clotting causes both. Patients with hemophilia A lack the blood clotting protein, factor VIII, and those with hemophilia B lack factor IX. A person with severe hemophilia has less than 1% of the normal amount of a clotting factor - either Factor VIII (8) or Factor IX (9). People without hemophilia have betwee...
  • Leonilla Princess Of Sayn Wittgenstein Sayn
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    "Leonilla, Princess of Sayn-Wittgenstein-Sayn " By Franz Xaver Winterhalter, 1843 Franz Xaver Winterhalter was born of peasant stock, in Mensenschwad, a small village in Germany's Black Forest. His early training, as an apprentice in a studio in Freiburg, began when he was thirteen. He learned engraving and he supported himself as a lithographer, while he studied painting in Munich (nga, par. 1). Even though he is known to be an academic painter, this seems to be a contradiction, as Webster's Di...
  • The Impact Of Queen Victorias Death On Australia
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    Queen Victoria's Death Queen Victoria's reign, lasted 63 years, from 1837 to 1901. She ascended the throne of Great Britain, when she was 18. Despite being the Queen of Britain, and a very influential and prominent person, she also had an impact on Australian history. In Australia the most apparent legacy of Queen Victoria's reign is manifested in the names of the two states, Victoria and Queensland. There are also a large number of other important buildings and places, named in her honor such a...
  • Victorian Age Wrote Social Women
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    The Year 1837 was very significant. It was not only the year that Queen Victoria acceded the throne, but also the year that a new literary age was coined. The Victorian Age, more formally known, was a time of great prosperity in Great Britain's literature. The Victorian Age produced a variety of changes. Political and social reform produced a variety of reading among all classes. The lower-class became more self-conscious, the middle class more powerful and the rich became more vulnerable. The ...
  • Queen Victoria British Empire
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    Queen Victoria wasnt sure that she wanted either of them. However, the Victorian era brought the further colonization of Europe and the rest of the world. It was also responsible for an increase in trading. Unlike many former leaders of the British Empire, Queen Victoria did not gain colonies merely to have more control in the world, they all had strategic locations within the empire. This justified her philanthropic motivations to her supporters (Lloyd 6). Britains empire was at its strongest w...
  • Queen Victoria The Young Years
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    Victoria was born on a spring day, May 24 th, 1819, at Kensington Palace, in the then quiet suburb of London. "Plumb as a partridge" was her father's description of the baby, and she certainly bore a marked resemblance to her sturdy and robust Hanoverian ancestors who had ruled Great Britain for little more than a century at the time of her birth. By 1798 Victoria's grandfather, King George III, had reigned for nearly sixty years, but he was now old and feeble. The symptoms of his terrible illne...
  • Observer Review Fenian Fire By Christy Campbell
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    Victoria and the big-bang theory Fenian Fire: The British Government Plot to Assassinate Queen Victoria Christy Campbell HarperCollins 18. 99, pp 320 Twenty-five years ago, I was one of the Secretaries of State who accompanied James Callaghan to Buckingham Palace when he presented the Queen with the Government's silver jubilee gift. After we had discussed a short list of suitable presents, including a saddle and a clock set in Welsh anthracite, we had decided on a silver coffee pot. The gracious...
  • Florence Nightingale Nursing War Hospitals
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    Florence Nightingale is best known for her radical innovations in nursing care. She was a pioneer in nursing and a reformer of hospital sanitation methods. For most of her life, Florence pushed for reform of the British military health-care system. With that, the nursing profession started gaining the respect it deserved. Besides being a nurse and reformer, Florence Nightingale was a statistician. She would use new techniques of statistical analysis and apply them to her life's work, such as dur...