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Wilberforce

Author: John Pollock
Publisher: David C. Cook 2013.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : EnglishView all editions and formats
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"Vivid and painstakingly researched biography."--Daily Telegraph "Wilberforce modeled a combination of Christian principle and tactical genius as relevant in the twenty-first century as in his own time."--William Hague "The biography is the product of much painstaking research. John Pollock has made use of virtually all the extant manuscript collections containing Wilberforce materials. He gives a detailed picture  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Historical; Religious
Biography
Electronic books
Named Person: William Wilberforce; William Wilberforce
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: John Pollock
ISBN: 9780781411097 0781411092
OCLC Number: 969009554
Description: 1 online resource

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"Vivid and painstakingly researched biography."--Daily Telegraph "Wilberforce modeled a combination of Christian principle and tactical genius as relevant in the twenty-first century as in his own time."--William Hague "The biography is the product of much painstaking research. John Pollock has made use of virtually all the extant manuscript collections containing Wilberforce materials. He gives a detailed picture of his life and character which includes some important new information."--Observer William Wilberforce was at the heart of British politics for over forty years but is chiefly remembered as the reformer who campaigned for the abolition of the slave trade in England. This intriguing and insightful biography of his life will inspire you to find ways to stand on your convictions and make a difference wherever you are.

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