The Interest: How the British Establishment Resisted the Abolition of Slavery

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  • ISBN: 1847925715
  • Author: Michael Taylor
  • Publisher: Michael Taylor
  • Genre: History
  • Date: Unknown
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  • Language: English

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‘A critical piece of history and a devastating exposé’ Shashi Tharoor, author of Inglorious Empire For two hundred years, the abolition of slavery in Britain has been a cause for self-congratulation – but no longer. In 1807, Parliament outlawed the slave trade in the British E…