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Outcomes For: Legendary Authors > Charles Dickens

Charles Dickens, Henry Benge, and the Good Staplehurst Railway CrashRead the story of how a uncomplicated error took the lives of ten folks, ruined the life of Henry Benge, and shortened the life of Charles Dickens. Britannica is the ultimate student resource for key college subjects like history, government, literature, and far more. In June 1862, he was supplied £10,000 for a reading tour of Australia. He was enthusiastic, and even planned a travel book, The Uncommercial Traveller Upside Down, but in the end decided against the tour. In this quick video, Murray Baumgarten, Founding Director of the Dickens Project,...