The Haitian Revolution by Toussaint L'OuvertureThe Haitian Revolution by Toussaint L'Ouverture

The Haitian Revolution

byToussaint L'OuvertureEditorNick NesbittIntroduction byJean-Bertrand Aristide

Paperback | October 17, 2008

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Toussaint L’Ouverture was the leader of the Haitian Revolution in the late eighteenth century, in which slaves rebelled against their masters and established the first black republic. In this collection of his writings and speeches, former Haitian politician Jean-Bertrand Aristide demonstrates L’Ouverture’s profound contribution to the struggle for equality.
Toussaint Louverture was a leader of the Haitian Revolution. Born in Saint-Domingue, in a long struggle for independence Toussaint led enslaved Africans and Afro-Haitians to victory over French colonisers, abolished slavery, and secured ‘native’ control over the colony, Haiti.Nick Nesbitt is Professor of French at Princeton University....
Title:The Haitian RevolutionFormat:PaperbackDimensions:170 pages, 8 × 5.17 × 0.3 inPublished:October 17, 2008Publisher:Verso BooksLanguage:English

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ISBN - 10:1844672611

ISBN - 13:9781844672615

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