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THE SLAVE REBELLION OF TROIS-RIVIÈRES –

BY: Natasha Gregg    THE SLAVE REBELLION OF TROIS-RIVIÈRES – On August 26, 1789, the Declaration of the Rights of Man and Citizen was adopted by the French National Assembly. It stated explicitly that, “men are born free and equal…

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ASHTON WARNER

ASHTON WARNER, AN ENSLAVED AFRICAN IN SAINT VINCENT AND THE GRENADINES, DESCRIBES A DAY IN THE LIFE OF A “FIELD SLAVE” OF A “KIND MASTER” ON THE CANE GROVE ESTATE (This book is available for free online from many sites…

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