William Wilberforce--no man fought harder to abolish slavery. Rarely have so many owed so much to so few. A dozen or so Clapham men and women not only fought slavery but against every sort of vice. Many were wealthy. They employed their worldly goods in behalf of ... Education of the masses, private charity, protection of chimney sweeps, creation of Sunday Schools and orphanages--these and dozens of other causes.... But it is the abolition of slavery which remains their greatest achievement.