Changes during Queen Victoria's reign

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Changes during Queen Victoria's reign - history. That reicu has witnessed more oi of...
history. That reicu has witnessed more oi of greater changes than had been wrought by many previous centuries. It has witnessed the transference cf political power from a small nominated class to tho democracy. It has enormously increasod the size aud responsibilities ot tho British Empire, calling daughter nations j into existence by their mother's side. It has1 changed tho map of Europo and called a populous America into being. It has girdled tho earth with telegraph wires, covered tho land with railways, and tho sea with swift steamers. It has enormously increased scientific knowledge, and, as a conscqnence, has Insensibly tended to alter tho wholo mental outlook of mankind, And yet, with all this rush of change. Great Britain has remained extraordinarily stable, Progress has been continuous, and generally it has been calm. In large mossuro, of course,

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  1. The Times,
  2. 23 Jan 1901, Wed,
  3. Page 8

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