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The Heath Anthology of American Literature, Fifth Edition
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Toussaint L'Ouverture

In the Heath Anthology
Proclamations and Letters (1790)

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Africans in America
A scanned portrait.
Douglas Egerton on the Haitian Revolution, Toussaint L'Ouverture, and Jefferson
An interview with Douglas Egerton.

Secondary Sources

Stephen Alexis, Black Liberator: The Life of Toussaint L'Ouverture, 1949

Edouard Glissant, Monsieur Toussaint, Trans. Joseph G. Foster and Barbara A. Franklin

C.L.R. James, The Black Jacobins: Toussaint L'Ouverture and the San Domingo Revolution, 1963

Ralph Korngold, Citizen Toussaint, 1944

Lester D. Langley, The Americas in the Age of Revolution, 1750-1850, 1996

Charles Moran, Black Triumvirate, A Study of Louverture, Dessalines, and Christophe, 1957

Martin Ros, Night of Fire: The Black Napoleon and the Battle for Haiti, 1994

Percy Waxman, Toussaint Louverture, Francois Dominique, 1743-1803, 1931