Discover how British statesman and reformer William Wilberforce overcame political and personal obstacles to bring an end to the slave trade in the United Kingdom. Written by a historian for the film, this inspiring biography is a definitive example of how one man's faith in God changed his life, his country and a fledgling nation.
This book does an excellent job of bringing to life again a sadly neglected hero. More people should learn about William Wilberforce and what he did to change humanity, so drastically, for the better. Kevin Belmonte does this in an engaging, accurate, and scholarly way.