The hanging of Angélique : the untold story of Canadian slavery and the burning of Old Montréal (Book, 2007) [WorldCat.org]
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The hanging of Angélique : the untold story of Canadian slavery and the burning of Old Montréal

Author: Afua Cooper
Publisher: Athens, Ga. : University of Georgia Press, 2007.
Series: Race in the Atlantic world, 1700-1900.
Edition/Format:   Print book : State or province government publication : EnglishView all editions and formats
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During the night of April 10, 1734, Montreal burned. Marie-Joseph Angelique, a 29-year-old slave, was arrested, and found guilty of starting the blaze that consumed 46 buildings. Suspecting that she  Read more...

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Genre/Form: Biographies
History
Biography
Genealogy Sources
Named Person: Angélique; Angélique
Material Type: Government publication, State or province government publication
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Afua Cooper
ISBN: 9780820329406 0820329401
OCLC Number: 1144612979
Notes: Reprint. Originally published: Toronto, Ont. : HarperCollins, 2006.
Description: 349 pages ; 21 cm.
Contents: The Torture and Hanging of Angelique --
Atlantic Origins: The Slave Woman from Portugal --
The Secret of Slavery in Canada --
Bourgeois Slaveholders: Francois Poulin de Francheville and Therese de Couagne --
Angelique's Montreal --
First Fire, First Flight --
April's Fire --
The Aftermath --
The Trial --
The Verdict --
The Appeal and Final Judgment --
The Execution --
Angelique, the Arsonist --
Epilogue: A Silenced Voice Heard Again.
Series Title: Race in the Atlantic world, 1700-1900.
Other Titles: Untold story of Canadian slavery and the burning of Old Montréal
Responsibility: Afua Cooper.

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