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The Black Jacobins; Toussaint L'Ouverture and the San Domingo Revolution.

Author: C L R James
Publisher: New York, Vintage Books [1963]
Series: Vintage book, V-242
Edition/Format:   Print book : English : 2d ed., revView all editions and formats
Summary:
Describes the successful slave revolt of 1791 in Haiti, which eventually resulted in the establishment of the Negro state of Haiti.
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Genre/Form: Biography
History
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
James, C.L.R. (Cyril Lionel Robert), 1901-1989.
Black Jacobins.
New York, Vintage Books [1963]
(OCoLC)590809341
Named Person: Toussaint Louverture; François Dominique Toussaint Louverture; Toussaint Louverture; Toussaint Louverture; Toussaint Louverture
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: C L R James
ISBN: 0394702425 9780394702421 0679724672 9780679724674
OCLC Number: 362702
Notes: "V242."
Description: xi, 426 pages map 19 cm
Contents: The property --
The owners --
Parliament and property --
The San Domingo masses begin --
And the Paris masses complete --
The rise of Toussaint --
The mulattoes try and fail --
The white slave-owners again --
The expulsion of the British --
Toussaint seizes the power --
The black consul --
The bourgeoisie prepares to restore slavery --
The war of independence.
Series Title: Vintage book, V-242

Abstract:

Describes the successful slave revolt of 1791 in Haiti, which eventually resulted in the establishment of the Negro state of Haiti.
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