TITLE

NAPOLEON'S Haitian Guerrilla War

AUTHOR(S)
Matthewson, Tim
PUB. DATE
February 2002
SOURCE
Military History;Feb2002, Vol. 18 Issue 6, p30
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Reports that Napoleon Bonaparte's efforts in 1802 to reinstate slavery made Haiti the Western Hemisphere's second republic to fight for independence. Estimated number of troops that Bonaparte sent against the black insurgents; What led to the Haitian victory; Implication of the black revolution. INSET: Toussaint L'Ouverture's Legacy.
ACCESSION #
5583618

 

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