Louverture, Toussaint

Louverture or L'Ouverture, Toussaint:

see Toussaint Louverture, François DominiqueToussaint L'Ouverture, François Dominique
, c.1744–1803, Haitian patriot and martyr. A self-educated slave freed shortly before the uprising in 1791, he joined the black rebellion to liberate the slaves and became its organizational genius.
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Louverture, Toussaint. Memoires du General Toussaint Louverture ecrits par lui-meme.