Unformatted text preview: - What is Dubois' main argument?- What sources does Dubois use?- How closely linked was France to Saint Domingue (how did ideas, people, and goods flow between the two places)?- What role does race play in this history?- Was the Haitian Revolution African and how?- Who were the most important figures or groups of people in the success of the Haitian Revolution? Do few key individuals drive history or groups of people?- What challenges did Touissant L'Overture face after emancipation and what did he do?- Where did the name Haiti come from and what does it signify?- Why did L'Ouverture fight for France? Finally **READ THE PROLOGUE.** This contains the major arguments for the book which will help you understand the rest of the book....
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- Winter '11
- Haitian Revolution, Jean-Jacques Dessalines, Laurent DuBois