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Michael Taylor

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Michael Taylor is an historian of colonial slavery, the British Empire and the British Isles. He graduated with a double first in history from the University of Cambridge, where he earned his PhD - and also won University Challenge. He has since been Lecturer in Modern British History at Balliol College, Oxford, and he is currently a Visiting Fellow at the British Library's Eccles Centre for American Studies.

Books by Michael Taylor

The Interest

A dramatic narrative history based on new research revealing the previously hidden side of the story of abolition

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