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The Black Jacobins : Toussaint L'Ouverture and the San Domingo revolution

Author: Cyril Lionel Robert James
Publisher: London [etc.] : Penguin Books, cop. 2001.
Series: Penguin Books., History.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : EnglishView all editions and formats
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In 1789 the West Indian colony of San Domingo supplied two-thirds of the overseas trade of France. The entire structure of what was arguably the most profitable colony in the world rested on the  Read more...

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Genre/Form: biografie
Material Type: Biography
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Cyril Lionel Robert James
ISBN: 9780140299816 0140299815
OCLC Number: 803450998
Description: XX, 363, [1] s. ; 20 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: Penguin Books., History.
Other Titles: Black Jacobins
Responsibility: C. L. R. James.

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