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Haitian Revolution. First black republic, first independent nation in Latin America, and first nation to receive its independence with a successful slave revolt. #Ayiti

Haitian Revolution. First black republic, first independent nation in Latin America, and first nation to receive its independence with a successful slave revolt. #Ayiti

Boukman  Boukman was a Hougan, or Voodoo priest, whose death was considered a catalyst to the slave uprising that marked the beginnig of the Haitian Revolution.  His name came from his English nickname "Book Man" which he earned due to his ability to read.

Boukman Boukman was a Hougan, or Voodoo priest, whose death was considered a catalyst to the slave uprising that marked the beginnig of the Haitian Revolution. His name came from his English nickname "Book Man" which he earned due to his ability to read.

Chasseurs-Volontaires de Saint-Domingue At Savannah 1779, from wikipedia consisting of over 500 gens de couleur—free men of color from Saint-Domingue—fought on the French side. Henri Christophe, who later became king of independent Haiti, is thought to have been among these troops. Many other less notable Haitians served in this unit and formed the officer class of the rebel armies in the Haitian Revolution, especially in the North Province around today's Cap Haitien where the unit was…

Chasseurs-Volontaires de Saint-Domingue At Savannah 1779, from wikipedia consisting of over 500 gens de couleur—free men of color from Saint-Domingue—fought on the French side. Henri Christophe, who later became king of independent Haiti, is thought to have been among these troops. Many other less notable Haitians served in this unit and formed the officer class of the rebel armies in the Haitian Revolution, especially in the North Province around today's Cap Haitien where the unit was…

The Haitian Revolution (Revolutions)

The Haitian Revolution (Revolutions)

Toussaint L’Ouverture was the leader of the Haitian Revolution in the late eighteenth century, in which slaves rebelled against their masters and established th

The World of the Haitian Revolution (Blacks in the Diaspora)

The World of the Haitian Revolution (Blacks in the Diaspora)

In January the once wealthy colony of Saint-Domingue declared its independence from France and adopted the Amerindian name "Haiti." Independence was the o

The Haitian Revolution (1791–1804) was a slave revolt in the French colony of Saint-Domingue, which culminated in the elimination of slavery...

The Haitian Revolution (1791–1804) was a slave revolt in the French colony of Saint-Domingue, which culminated in the elimination of slavery...

Haitian Revolution 1789-1804

Haitian Revolution 1789-1804

Haitian Revolution,Revolutions,Book Jacket

Echoes of the Haitian Revolution, 1804-2004

Echoes of the Haitian Revolution, 1804-2004

The bicentenary of Haitian independence in 2004 triggered a renewed interest in Haitian history and culture.

Avengers of the New World: The Story of the Haitian Revolution

Avengers of the New World: The Story of the Haitian Revolution

The first and only successful slave revolution in the Americas began in 1791 when thousands of brutally exploited slaves rose up against their masters on Saint-

African Americans and the Haitian Revolution: Selected Essays and Historical Documents

African Americans and the Haitian Revolution: Selected Essays and Historical Documents

Bringing together scholarly essays and helpfully annotated primary documents, African Americans and the Haitian Revolution collects not only the best recent sch

Avengers of the New World: The Story of the Haitian Revolution

Avengers of the New World: The Story of the Haitian Revolution

The first and only successful slave revolution in the Americas began in 1791 when thousands of brutally exploited slaves rose up against their masters on Saint-

African Americans and the Haitian Revolution: Selected Essays and Historical Documents

African Americans and the Haitian Revolution: Selected Essays and Historical Documents

Bringing together scholarly essays and helpfully annotated primary documents, African Americans and the Haitian Revolution collects not only the best recent sch

Haitian Revolution 1789-1804

Haitian Revolution 1789-1804

Haitian Revolution,Revolutions

The Impact of the Haitian Revolution in the Atlantic World (The Carolina Lowcountry and the Atlantic World)

The Impact of the Haitian Revolution in the Atlantic World (The Carolina Lowcountry and the Atlantic World)

The slave revolution that two hundred years ago created the state of Haiti alarmed and excited public opinion on both sides of the Atlantic. Its repercussions r

The Haitian Revolution is the only successful slave revolt in history, and resulted in the establishment of Haiti, the first independent black state in the New World.

The Haitian Revolution is the only successful slave revolt in history, and resulted in the establishment of Haiti, the first independent black state in the New World.

Tropics of Haiti: Race and the Literary History of the Haitian Revolution in the Atlantic World, 1789-1865 (Liverpool Studies in Internation

Tropics of Haiti: Race and the Literary History of the Haitian Revolution in the Atlantic World, 1789-1865 (Liverpool Studies in Internation

Tropics of Haiti: Race and the Literary History of the Haitian Revolution in the Atlantic World, (Liverpool Studies in Internation