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Independence of Latin America  and  the revolutions in the arts 1789-1900 Jennifer Li World History
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Latin American Peoples Win Independence Latin America-domination of European colonial  powers Classes-1.Peninsulars 2.Creoles 3.Mestizos  4.Mulattos  5. Indians-most of population (lowest social level) Latin America affected by French and American  Revolution-nationalism  Saint Domingue (Haiti)-French                             colony, first to free itself.   Leader-L’Ouverture, freed slaves.                       Jean-Jacques declared Haiti                               independent on Jan,1,1804
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Creoles-best educated, travel to Europe, bring ideas  back to Latin America Napoleon’s conquest:1808, remove Ferdinand VII,  replace with his brother- Joseph king of Spain 1810, rebellion by creoles: sight of independence     Creoles lead independence Brilliant Creole generals-                                       Simón Bolivar- Venezuelan                                  José
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