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The Haitian revolution, 1791 to 1804 : or Side lights on the French Revolution

Title
The Haitian revolution, 1791 to 1804 : or Side lights on the French Revolution / by T.G. Steward.
Author
Steward, T. G. (Theophilus Gould), 1843-1924,
Publication
  • New York : T.Y. Crowell Company, publishers, [1914]
  • ©1914.
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Additional Authors
Thomas Y. Crowell Company, publisher.
Description
ix, [3], 292 pages, [15] leaves of plates : illustration, map, portraits; 19 cm.
Donor/Sponsor
Home to Harlem Project funded by the Andrew W. Mellon Foundation.
Alternative Title
  • Haitian revolution, 1791 to 1804
  • Side lights on the French revolution
Subjects
Genre/Form
  • Authors' annotations (Provenance)
  • Insertions (Provenance)
Note
  • "Copyright, 1914 by T.G. Steward."--verso of title page.
  • "Haitian authors of merit with names of their works"--pages 273-276.
Bibliography (note)
  • "List of authorities consulted"--page [x].
Provenance (note)
  • accompanied by a sheet containing a partial clipping in which there is a review of the book; the clipping is marked up by the author. ; This copy is part of the original collection purchased from Arthur A. Schomburg in 1926.
Contents
Introductory: The unique character of the Haitian Revolution -- ch. 1. The origin of the colony of Saint Domingo, and its condition at the time of the outbreak -- ch. 2. Echoes of the French Revolution in Saint Domingo -- ch. 3. The question before the National Assembly ; Letter of the Abbe Gregoire -- ch. 4. The slaves in revolt are transformed into an army and have behind them a nation -- ch. 5. The English invasion, and other events to the fall of Port-au-Prince -- ch. 6. Conclusion of the war with the English -- ch. 7. The struggle between Toussaint l'Ouverture and Rigaud -- ch. 8. Toussaint L'Ouverture administers the affairs of the colony and has a constitution framed -- ch. 9. Bonaparte's attempt to dispose of the "gold decked Blacks." -- ch. 10. From the peace (?) to the death of General Le Clerc -- ch. 11. Rochambeau and Dessalines ; Greek meets Greek -- ch. 12. Toussaint L'Ouverture in prison -- ch. 13. Independence ; Characters, etc. -- ch. 14. From the Revolution to present time ; Appendix: Exposition of the Revolution by Thiers.
Call Number
Sc 972.94-S (Steward, T. Haitian revolution)
Author
Steward, T. G. (Theophilus Gould), 1843-1924, author.
Title
The Haitian revolution, 1791 to 1804 : or Side lights on the French Revolution / by T.G. Steward.
Publisher
New York : T.Y. Crowell Company, publishers, [1914]
Copyright Date
©1914.
Type of Content
text
Type of Medium
unmediated
Type of Carrier
volume
Bibliography
"List of authorities consulted"--page [x].
Provenance
Copy in Sc 972.94-S (copy 1) (accession no. B498942) accompanied by a sheet containing a partial clipping in which there is a review of the book; the clipping is marked up by the author. ; This copy is part of the original collection purchased from Arthur A. Schomburg in 1926. NN
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Added Author
Thomas Y. Crowell Company, publisher.
Steward, T. G. (Theophilus Gould), 1843-1924, inscriber.
Schomburg, Arthur Alfonso, 1874-1938, former owner.
Added Title
Haitian revolution, 1791 to 1804
Side lights on the French revolution
Home to Harlem Project funded by the Andrew W. Mellon Foundation.
Research Call Number
Sc 972.94-S (Steward, T. Haitian revolution)
HPB (Steward, T. G. Haitian revolution, 1791 to 1804)
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