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Slave Revolution in the Caribbean, 1789-1804: A Brief History with Documents

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Slave Revolution in the Caribbean, 1789-1804: A Brief History with Documents - DuBois, Laurent, and Garrigus, John D
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This volume details the first slave rebellion to have a successful outcome, leading to the establishment of Haiti as a free black republic and paving the way for the emancipation of slaves in the rest of the French Empire and the world. Incited by the French Revolution, the enslaved inhabitants of the French Caribbean began a series of revolts, and in 1791 plantation workers in Haiti, then known as Saint-Domingue, overwhelmed their planter owners and began to take control of the island. They achieved emancipation in 1794, ...

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Slave Revolution in the Caribbean, 1789-1804: A Brief History with Documents 2016, Bedford Books

ISBN-13: 9781319048785

2nd edition

Trade paperback

Slave Revolution in the Caribbean, 1789-1804: A Brief History with Documents 2006, Bedford Books, Basingstoke, England

ISBN-13: 9780312415013

Trade paperback

Slave Revolution in the Caribbean, 1789-1804: A Brief History with Documents 2006, Palgrave MacMillan, New York, NY

ISBN-13: 9781403971579

Hardcover