Before the revolution

Very much still an african society this is an island

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Unformatted text preview: Haitian revolution will halt the overwhelming slave:free ratio. Majority of slaves were African, made alliances based on African geographic distributed. Very much still an African society. This is an island, different European Empires competing for control of the islands. In Saint Domingue Code Noir Conflicts in Saint Domingue: Doesn’t start as much of a rebellion, rather a series of building up and ignored complaints. The relationship between the empires in Europe and the colonies. The European countries needed more money, stressed social tensions in the islands. The elite...
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