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The Resource William Wilberforce : the life of the great anti-slave trade campaigner, William Hague

William Wilberforce : the life of the great anti-slave trade campaigner, William Hague

Label
William Wilberforce : the life of the great anti-slave trade campaigner
Title
William Wilberforce
Title remainder
the life of the great anti-slave trade campaigner
Statement of responsibility
William Hague
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
A major biography of abolitionist William Wilberforce, the man who fought for twenty years to abolish the Atlantic slave trade
Biography type
individual biography
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
  • 326.092
  • B
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • plates
Index
index present
LC call number
DA522.W6
LC item number
H34 2008
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Label
William Wilberforce : the life of the great anti-slave trade campaigner, William Hague
Instantiates
Publication
Note
"First published in Great Britain by HarperCollinsPublishers"--T.p. verso
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 543-555) and index
Contents
One boy, two paths -- Ambition and election -- The devoted acolyte -- Agony and purpose -- Diligence and new causes -- The trade in flesh and blood -- Early optimism -- Eloquence without victory -- 'An overflowing mind' -- The independent -- Consuming passions -- Darkness before dawn -- Abolition -- High respect ; low politics -- The struggle renewed -- Under attack -- Trials of faith -- 'An increase of enjoyments' -- His feet on the rock
Control code
180852144
Dimensions
24 cm
Edition
1st U.S. ed
Extent
xviii, 582 p., [24] p. of plates
Isbn
9780151012671
Lccn
2007045981
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
(OCoLC)180852144
Label
William Wilberforce : the life of the great anti-slave trade campaigner, William Hague
Publication
Note
"First published in Great Britain by HarperCollinsPublishers"--T.p. verso
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 543-555) and index
Contents
One boy, two paths -- Ambition and election -- The devoted acolyte -- Agony and purpose -- Diligence and new causes -- The trade in flesh and blood -- Early optimism -- Eloquence without victory -- 'An overflowing mind' -- The independent -- Consuming passions -- Darkness before dawn -- Abolition -- High respect ; low politics -- The struggle renewed -- Under attack -- Trials of faith -- 'An increase of enjoyments' -- His feet on the rock
Control code
180852144
Dimensions
24 cm
Edition
1st U.S. ed
Extent
xviii, 582 p., [24] p. of plates
Isbn
9780151012671
Lccn
2007045981
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
(OCoLC)180852144

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