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Toussaint Louverture : a biography

Author: Madison Smartt Bell
Publisher: New York : Vintage eBooks, [2010]
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : Biography : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Presents a biography of Toussaint Louverture that captures the frequently contradictory and complex life of the leader of the late-eighteenth-century Haitian Revolution that became the only successful slave revolt in history.
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Genre/Form: Electronic books
Biography
History
Named Person: Toussaint Louverture; Toussaint Louverture
Material Type: Biography, Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Madison Smartt Bell
ISBN: 9780307548191 0307548198
OCLC Number: 857302658
Description: 1 online resource (288 pages) : maps
Contents: Opening the gate --
Before the storm --
Turning the tide --
Closing the circle --
The last campaign --
Toussaint in chains --
Scattering the bones --
The image of Toussaint.
Responsibility: Madison Smartt Bell.

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Presents a biography of Toussaint Louverture that captures the frequently contradictory and complex life of the leader of the late-eighteenth-century Haitian Revolution that became the only successful slave revolt in history.

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