||Tale of Ambition and Genius
||Charles Dickens: Writer and Celebrity (2:39) -- Charles Dickens: Performance Personality (2:48) -- Financial Problems for Dickens Family (2:11) -- Charles Dickens in Shoe Polish Factory (2:45) -- Charles Dickens: A Taste of Life (2:43) -- Charles Dickens in Love (4:17) -- "The Pickwick Papers" (3:20) -- Success as a Writer (3:58) -- Charles Dickens in America (3:40) -- Charles Dickens: Growing Discontent (2:40) -- Charles Dickens' Fiction Growing Darker (2:09) -- Separation of Charles Dickens and His Wife (3:55) -- Last Years of Dickens' Life (3:32) -- Death of Charles Dickens (3:13) -- Credits: Charles Dickens: A Tale of Ambition and Genius (1:03) -- Christmas Carol by Dickens (1:23)
||This episode of Biography presents a detailed look at the life of Charles Dickens, beginning with Dickens's harsh childhood and ending in his rise to worldwide acclaim.
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|Interest grade level
||10 & up.
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|Source of description||Title from distributor's description.|
|Issued in other form||Originally produced: A&E Television Networks, LLC, 1997.|
||Biography (A & E Home Video (Firm))
|Publisher number||42470 Films Media Group|