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A roving commission : or, Through the black insurrection of Hayti

Author: G A Henty; W Rainey
Publisher: Cave Junction, OR : Robinson Books, ©2002.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
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"This is one of the most brilliant of Mr. Henty's books. A story of the sea, with all its life and action, it is also full of thrilling adventures on land. So it holds the keenest interest until the end. The scene is a new one to Mr. Henty' s readers, being laid at the time of the Great Revolt of the Blacks, by which Hayti became independent. Toussaint L'Overture appears, and an admirable picture is given of him and  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Fiction
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Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: G A Henty; W Rainey
ISBN: 1590870123 9781590870129
OCLC Number: 53301113
Description: 383 pages : illustrations ; 21 cm
Responsibility: by G.A. Henty ; with twelve illustrations by William Rainey.

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"This is one of the most brilliant of Mr. Henty's books. A story of the sea, with all its life and action, it is also full of thrilling adventures on land. So it holds the keenest interest until the end. The scene is a new one to Mr. Henty' s readers, being laid at the time of the Great Revolt of the Blacks, by which Hayti became independent. Toussaint L'Overture appears, and an admirable picture is given of him and of his power."-- Publisher description.

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