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Breaking the trade : the abolition of slavery in the British Empire

Author: Alison Field; Sabine Pusch; Hugh Quarshie; Infonation (Firm); Films for the Humanities (Firm)
Publisher: Princeton, NJ : Films for the Humanities & Sciences, ©2002.
Edition/Format:   VHS video : VHS tape   Visual material : EnglishView all editions and formats
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"Uses dramatic reenactments, readings of Parliamentary minutes, and expert commentary to tell the story of the three men largely responsible for slavery's abolition: William Wilberforce, Granville Sharp, and Thomas Clarkson"--Container.
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Genre/Form: Documentary television programs
History
Named Person: Granville Sharp; Thomas Clarkson; William Wilberforce; Thomas Clarkson; Granville Sharp; William Wilberforce
Material Type: Videorecording
Document Type: Visual material
All Authors / Contributors: Alison Field; Sabine Pusch; Hugh Quarshie; Infonation (Firm); Films for the Humanities (Firm)
OCLC Number: 50256702
Notes: Originally produced for television, 2001.
Credits: Camera, David Marsh ; editor, Anna Turville.
Performer(s): Narrator: Hugh Quarshie.
Description: 1 videocassette (30 min.) : sd., col. with b&w sequences ; 1/2 in.
Details: VHS.
Other Titles: Abolition of slavery in the British Empire
Responsibility: Infonation ; producer, Alison Field ; director, Sabine Pusch.

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"Uses dramatic reenactments, readings of Parliamentary minutes, and expert commentary to tell the story of the three men largely responsible for slavery's abolition: William Wilberforce, Granville Sharp, and Thomas Clarkson"--Container.

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