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In 1785, Clarkson entered an essay writing competition at Cambridge University. The title was: Is it lawful to make slaves of others against their wills? Clarkson
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In 1779, Clarkson went to Cambridge University where he won a Latin essay competition on the subject of whether it was lawful to make slaves of others against
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Thomas Clarkson was a leading campaigner against slavery and the slave trade of slavery and the slave trade as he gathered materials for an essay contest
The pamphlet was entitled “An Essay of the Slavery and Commerce of the Through Thomas Clarkson, William Wilberforce was recruited to the cause and by
An Essay on the Slavery and Commerce of the Human Species: Particularly the African, Translated from a Latin Dissertation, which was Thomas Clarkson.