cities are horrible places to live in industrial era
one reason life was hard in cities
the firts reason life in the cities were hard was the living envioments. they were dark cramped porly built and badly ventalated and a whole family had to live in one. up to twenty familys shared the same toilet qand water pump. may diseases were sread by this nastyness. in 1842 aperson from manchester would be lucky if they lived for more than 17 years.
the industrial era was hard but within the next 50 years peoples lives and living conditions got a lot better.