The Industrial Revolution
Since long United Kingdom was famous for its characteristics that are its political system which supports the private investment, free judiciary, Big deposits of coal and iron ore. So UK is the country from where industrial revolution started. Steam powered locomotives and steam engines were introduced in 1800. Strong network of roads highways airports and seaports supported to the industrialization not only in UK and Europe but also in USA and Japan. In the beginning of this development was not acceptable by the general public as they considered it the start of widespread unemployment and cause of pollution and unhealthy atmosphere. Anyhow industrial revolution started from Great Britain in 1765 and reached at its peak in 1900. The world’s largest cities in 1900 were in heavily industrialized nations including London, Newyork, Paris and Berlin.