Travel with Wilberforce: The Friend of Humanity

Travel with Wilberforce: The Friend of Humanity

by Kevin Belmonte
     
 
A man often overlooked in history, Wilberforce fought a battle of some fortysix years to abolish slave trade and, ultimately, slavery itself in Britain. From his troubled youth and departure from Christianity to his reunion with evangelical faith and his destiny, this guide helps you to understand and experience the ups and downs this remarkable man experienced as he

Overview

A man often overlooked in history, Wilberforce fought a battle of some fortysix years to abolish slave trade and, ultimately, slavery itself in Britain. From his troubled youth and departure from Christianity to his reunion with evangelical faith and his destiny, this guide helps you to understand and experience the ups and downs this remarkable man experienced as he laboured to uphold the dignity of life.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781846250279
Publisher:
Day One Publications
Publication date:
01/28/2006
Series:
Day One Travel Guides Series
Pages:
128
Product dimensions:
4.72(w) x 8.28(h) x 0.32(d)

Meet the Author

Kevin Belmonte is the director of The Wilberforce Project at Gordon College, an initiative that fosters scholarship relating to all aspects of William Wilberforces legacy. He is also the principle historical consultant for a feature film on the life of Wilberforce. He holds a B.A. in English literature from Gordon College and an M.A. in church history from GordonConwell Theological Seminary. He and his wife live in York, Maine, USA

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