Jasperware plaque

Campaign against the slave trade

This collection of stories looks at the various campaigns against the slave trade.

Thomas Clarkson , after painting by Chalon

Ending the slave trade: the campaigners

These chapters look at the main campaigners against the slave trade.

Minature believed to be of James Tobin

The debate over the slave trade

These chapters look at the detail of the debate over the slave trade.

Model of Liverpool slave ship the Brookes

The legal framework

These chapters look at the legal framework in place during the slave trade years and the impact of the law on ending the slave trade.