Gaining & Losing an Empire - The British Empire Magazine Orbis / TimeLife / BBC
17: Revolt Against Slavery

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Revolt against Slavery: The slow dawn of anti-slavery sentiment in Britain and Granville Sharp's fight for negro rights under the law.

A gruelling Campaign: The long struggle, headed by William Wilberforce, that in 1807 - after 18 years of angry debate - led t the end of the slave-trade in the Empire.

Breaking the Bonds: The rising tide of public opinion finally forces through the measure which outlawed slavery throughout the Empire.
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