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Description - Before Haiti by John Garrigus

Please note this is a 'Palgrave to Order' title (PTO). Stock of this book requires shipment from an overseas supplier. It will be delivered to you within 12 weeks. This book details how France's most profitable plantation colony became Haiti, Latin America's first independent nation, through an uprising by slaves and the largest and wealthiest free population of people of African descent in the New World. Garrigus explains the origins of this free colored class, exposes the ways its members supported and challenged slavery, and examines how they shaped a new 'American' identity.

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Book Details

ISBN: 9781403971401
ISBN-10: 1403971404
Format: Hardback
(216mm x 140mm x 30mm)
Pages: 407
Imprint: Palgrave Macmillan
Publisher: Palgrave USA
Publish Date: 1-Jul-2007
Country of Publication: United States

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Author Biography - John Garrigus

JOHN GARRIGUS is Professor of History, Jacksonville University, USA.

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