Manchester anti-slave trade petition (17 words)

Historical Context Note

  • Editors

Context

This demonstrates a new awareness on the part of the middle-classes of their political power and engagement.

Citation:
Editors. "Manchester anti-slave trade petition". The Literary Encyclopedia. First published 01 February 2010
[http://www.litencyc.com/php/stopics.php?rec=true&UID=4219, accessed 03 December 2016.]