Papa Toussaint




Book Details

Language : English
Publication Date : 1/29/1999

Format : Softcover
Dimensions : 6x9
Page Count : 400
ISBN : 9781583481240

About the Book

Papa Toussaint, a novel based on history, chronicles the efforts of the former slave, Toussaint Louverture, to create in Haïti a nation based on the equality of all races. The colonial countries work to inflame racial tensions on the island, and finally Napoléon sends an army to reestablish slavery. Papa Toussaint is based on the last five years in the life of Toussaint Louverture, the liberator of Haïti.

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