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0241293812
Book:Black Spartacus: the epic life of Toussaint Louverture; Sudhir Hazareesingh:2020 Book Black Spartacus: the epic life of Toussaint Louverture; Sudhir Hazareesingh
Black Spartacus: the epic life of Toussaint Louverture; Sudhir Hazareesingh
Author: Hazareesingh, Sudhir
Year: 2020
Language: English
Type: Book
Class Number: 972.9403092
Publisher: Allen Lane, 2020
Physical or Electronic: Physical
ISBN: 9780241293812
Notes:
The Haitian Revolution began in the French Caribbean colony of Saint-Domingue with a slave revolt in August 1791, and culminated a dozen years later in the proclamation of the world's first independent black state. After the abolition of slavery in 1793, Toussaint Louverture, himself a former slave, became the leader of the colony's black population, the commander of its republican army and eventually its governor. During the course of his extraordinary life, he confronted (and for a time overcame) some of the dominant forces of his age - slavery, settler colonialism, imperialism and racial hierarchy. Treacherously seized by Napoleon's invading army in 1802, this charismatic figure ended his days, in Wordsworth's phrase, 'the most unhappy man of men', imprisoned in a fortress in France.
Extent: xxvi, 427 pages, 16 unnumbered pages of plates, illustrations (b
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