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Anthony Benezet


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Quaker School Teacher Anthony Benezet helped forge the foundations of Abolition movement, campaigning on both sides of the Atlantic, setting up a school for enslaved children and publishing, at his own expense, anti-slavery pamphlets. It was his work that inspired John Wesley to move against abolition and on which Thomas Clarkson based his Essay.

23rd Nov 2007 by Diane Earl


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