The black Jacobins : Toussaint L'Ouverture and the San Domingo revolution (Book, 2001) [WorldCat.org]
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The black Jacobins : Toussaint L'Ouverture and the San Domingo revolution

Author: C L R James; James Walvin
Publisher: London : Penguin Books, 2001.
Edition/Format:   Print book : English : [New ed.] ; with an introduction and notes by James WalvinView 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: History
Named Person: Toussaint Louverture; Toussaint Louverture
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: C L R James; James Walvin
ISBN: 0140299815 9780140299816
OCLC Number: 824177309
Notes: Originally published: London : Secker & Warburg, 1938.
Description: xx, 363 pages : map ; 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.
Responsibility: C.L.R. James.

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