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Printing Abolition: How the Slave Trade Was Abolished in Britain: Suarez provides a compelling, richly illustrated description about a group of printers who were instrumental in making the antislavery movement happen in England via their broadside engraving diagramming human cargo on the slave ship Brookes.

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Michael F. Suarez, S.J.
Director, Rare Book School, Professor of English and Honorary Curator of Special Collections, the University of Virginia; Author, The Cambridge History of the Book in Britain, Volume V

This program was recorded in front of a live audience at The Commonwealth Club in San Francisco on February 9th, 2019.

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