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I've read several books on William Wilberforce and watched the movie as well.
I say that most of all about William Wilberforce, the subject of this book, but I also say it about Eric Metaxas, who has written a wonderful story.
After much prayer and study, Wilberforce was led to two great causes, the abolition of slavery and the "reformation of manners" in the empire.
Great book - a biography that isn't totally dry. Eye-opening regarding English class system, society and societal norms, and English politics from his era. Read morePublished 1 day ago by Bickereview
We each have a call the The Lord has placed on our lives! The faithfulness of William in his fight to end slavery has encouraged me in our current fight for to end abortion! Read morePublished 5 days ago by Michelle
A well researched and well written biography of William Wilberforce. This book truly inspired me and challenged me to live out my faith - if Wilberforce with his physical... Read morePublished 7 days ago by Mr Steve
Excellent book. Very easy reading & a great inspiration. For a man who was so sick, he accomplished so much. Read morePublished 9 days ago by SG in California
Mr. Metaxas brings so many of the events of Wilberforce's live to the reader that as stated in the Epilogue, we almost feel we know him. Read morePublished 14 days ago by Escherme
Excellent writing about and account of Wilberforce's life. Also learned a lot about a time in Great Britain's history I did not know much about. Read morePublished 1 month ago by P. Jones