William Wilberforce sets up his Proclamation Society

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Historical Context Note

This was established by Wilberforce in response to his perception of the moral crisis in British society at the time.

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Editors. "William Wilberforce sets up his Proclamation Society". The Literary Encyclopedia. First published 01 February 2010
[http://www.litencyc.com/php/stopics.php?rec=true&UID=4221, accessed 26 November 2014.]