All Souls' RisingBook - 2004
The 1791 revolt against the French in Haiti through the eyes of the parties in the conflict: mulattos, blacks and whites. The protagonists include its tragic leader, the aristocratic Toussaint L'Ouverture who refused to declare independence from France. A tale of burning plantations, massacres and Byzantine politics.
Publisher: New York : Vintage Books, 2004
Edition: First Vintage Books edition
Branch Call Number: FICTION Bel
Characteristics: 530 pages : map ; 21 cm