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Toussaint Louverture

A Revolutionary Life

Philippe Girard

Toussaint Louvertures life was one of hardship, triumph, and contradiction. He was born a slave on Saint-Domingue yet earned his freedom and established himself as a small-scale planter. He even purchased slaves of his own.Philippe Girard shows how Louverture transformed himself from lowly freedman into revolutionary hero as the mastermind of the b...
Publish Date
2016
November 22
Goodreads rating
3.9
ISBN
9780465094134
Recommendations
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