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William Wilberforce: The Life of the Great Anti-Slave Trade Campaigner (Tex…


William Hague has written the life of William Wilberforce who was both a staunch conservative and a tireless campaigner against the slave trade.

Hague shows how Wilberforce, after his agonising conversion to evangelical Christianity, was able to lead a powerful tide of opinion, as MP for Hull, against the slave trade, a process which was to take up to half a century to be fully realised. Indeed, he succeeded in rallying to his cause the support in the Commons Debates of some the finest…


The Biopic In Contemporary Film Culture

ISBN 10 : 9781135950309
ISBN 13 : 113595030X

The biographical film or biopic is a staple of film production in all major film industries and yet, within film studies, its generic, aesthetic, and cultural significance has rema..


The Founders Key

ISBN 10 : 9781595554734
ISBN 13 : 1595554734

Today the integrity and unity of the Declaration of Independence and the Constitution are under attack by the Progressive political movement. And yet, writes Larry P. Arnn: “The ..


Dispossessed Lives

ISBN 10 : 9780812248227
ISBN 13 : 0812248228

Vividly recounting the lives of enslaved women in eighteenth-century Bridgetown, Barbados, and their conditions of confinement through urban, legal, sexual, and representational po..


La V Ritable Histoire De Mary Prince

ISBN 10 : 2226115765
ISBN 13 : 9782226115768

Premier témoignage d'une esclave sur sa condition, écrit avant l'abolition de l'esclavage et publié à Londres en 1831, ce récit est enfin traduit en français. Mary Prince rac..


Incidents Dans La Vie D Une Jeune Esclave

ISBN 10 : 9782878587463
ISBN 13 : 2878587464

Harriet Jacobs, fille d’un homme libre, est née en 1813 en Caroline du Nord. Sa mère est une esclave : elle l’est donc, elle aussi. Adolescente, elle aurait dû subir le sort..


The History Of Mary Prince

ISBN 10 : 9780141908014
ISBN 13 : 0141908017

The History of Mary Prince (1831) was the first narrative of a black woman to be published in Britain. It describes Prince's sufferings as a slave in Bermuda, Turks Island and Anti..



Up From Slavery

ISBN 10 : 9782916399072
ISBN 13 : 2916399070

Octobre 1901... Un homme noir dîne à la Maison-Blanche avec le président Roosevelt. Un événement qu'un journaliste de Memphis qualifiera d'" outrage le plus abominable jamais ..


Sur L Exp Dition De Bonaparte En Egypte

ISBN 10 : 9782330084196
ISBN 13 : 2330084196

Deux points de vue complémentaires sur la campagne d'Egypte. A noter : exposition "Bonaparte et l'Egypte" à l'Institut du monde arabe d'octobre 2008 à mars 2009...


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