x, 452 pages : illustrations, maps ; 24 cm
Formatted Contents Note
Insurrection and the language of rights A social cartography Prophetic rumor The insurgent republic The arrival of emancipation Making slaves citizens Worthy of the nation War and emancipation The mark of freedom The revolution's spiral The promise of revolution The road to Matouba Defending the republic The new imperial order "Vivre libre ou mourir!" The exiled republic.
Bibliography, etc. Note
Includes bibliographical references and index.
Table of contents also available online at www.loc.gov/catdir/toc/ecip048/2003019519.html.