Item description for Travel with Wilberforce: The friend of humanity (Day One Travel Guides) by Kevin Belmonte & Brian Edwards...
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.
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Studio: Day One Publications
Est. Packaging Dimensions: Length: 8.11" Width: 4.49" Height: 0.39" Weight: 0.4 lbs.
Release Date Jul 21, 2006
Publisher DAY ONE PUBLICATIONS #1219
Series Travel With
ISBN 1846250277 ISBN13 9781846250279
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More About Kevin Belmonte & Brian Edwards
KEVIN BELMONTE holds a B.A. in English from Gordon College, an M.A. in Church History from Gordon-Conwell Theological Seminary, and a second Master's Degree in American and New England Studies from the University of Southern Maine. He has twice been a Finalist for the John Pollock Award for Christian Biography, and in 2003, his book, William Wilberforce: A Hero for Humanity, won that award. For five years, his biography of William Wilberforce has been taught as part of a course on leadership and character formation at Harvard's Kennedy School of Government. On several occasions, he has served as a script consultant for the BBC, and also for the PBS documentary, The Better Hour. For six years, he was the lead script and historical consultant for the critically acclaimed film, Amazing Grace. Kevin resides in a seaside village in Maine with his wife, Kelly, and their seven-year-old son, Sam.