The file on the abolition of slavery has been rewritten. It's terrific just because the men and women who helped to abolish slavery were an amazing group of friends. The file has become one part of the ebook called 12 Gifts from Great Britain. You can read the ebook by paying a mere 75 pence (pound sterling) at Kindle UK or .99 cents at Kindle USA.
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"A Negro Hung Alive by the Ribs to a Gallows", by William Blake,
Hochschild's book is the source of the quotes we have used. His description of the slave insurrections is particularly fine.
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The National Portrait Gallery's online exhibition of Portraits, People & Abolition is HERE Britain's Anti-Slavery International is the world's oldest international human rights organisation and works exclusively against slavery and related abuses today.
At Bowness on Windermere, a former slave by the name of Rasselas Belfield is memorialized in a momument -
This wonderful book describes Britain's gifts to the world. Adults will refresh their understanding of profound events in British history, and young people will find inspiration. Warning: This book defies aggressive secularism and unthinking multiculturalism. Written by the co-editors of this website, Share the Inheritance is beautifully illustrated with 125 colour images and a timeline. Available at Amazon UK and at Amazon USA.