A Christmas Carol Background

Shyanne Briss

Charles Dickens

  • Charles Dickens lived in England.
  • He had a lonely childhood and family was in dept
  • He had 10 children
  • Married more than 1 women
  • Born February 7, 1812
  • Die June 9, 1870 By a stroke after a full day of work
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Victorian era

  • period of aromatic change that brought England to its highest point of development as a world power.
  • started at 1837 to 1901
  • Victorian era was named after Queen Victoria.
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Industrial revolution

  • the transition to new manufacturing processes in the period
  • Began in Britain
  • Started in the late 18th century
  • James Watt from Scotland designs the steam engine
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Poverty & child labor

  • poverty is state of being poor
  • poverty affected Charles Dickens because he wasn't able to publish books because he was to poor to afford it