The Haiti of this novel is a malarial, fetid place, haunted by its genocidal past. The slaves are planning a rebellion and the aristocratic French plantation owners are preparing to crush it. At the heart of the novel lies Toussaint Louverture, a self-educated, second-generation African slave.
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Book Description Penguin Books, 1996. Paperback. Book Condition: New. Bookseller Inventory # DADAX0140259473
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Book Description Penguin Books, 1996. Book Condition: New. Brand New, Unread Copy in Perfect Condition. A+ Customer Service! Summary: Bell brings to life Toussaint l'Ouverture and his 1790s slave rebellion that brought an end to white rule in French colonial Haiti. "A remarkable feat of historical imagination."-The Washington Post. Bookseller Inventory # ABE_book_new_0140259473