Age of Revolutions Project P1

Age of Revolutions Project P1

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Part 1

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  • French Colonialism / Mercantilism
  • Colony(Other countries)
  • Mercantilism
  • Natural Resources(Sugar Cane, Oils, Crops, etc)
  • Manufactured Goods(Processed Food, Fuel, Sugar, etc)
  • (Big profits)
  • Colonizer(Bought resources for cheap)
  • Rebellion of the Enslaved Africans
  • My back hurts
  • I'm done with this
  • I'm so hungry
  • DAVID NOOOO!
  • Rebellion of the Enslaved Africans
  • FOR OUR FREEDOM AND FOR OUR RIGHTS!
  • When the French first arrived on the island that would later become Santo Domingo, they immediately began to bring in thousands of slaves and began to plunder the land of its resources.
  • Rise of Toussaint
  • The slaves of Santo Domingo lived horrible lives, they had to endure long painful hours working in the fields and many died from lack of proper care.
  • Rise of Toussaint
  • Tired of the treatment they were getting, the slavesrevolted, burning down refineries and cane fields.
  • Rise of Toussaint
  • In one of the many slave plantations, a slave namedToussaint LOuverture was born.
  • His name shall be Toussaint!
  • Although being a slave, as a child Toussaint learned to read and write and had access to books and schooling.
  • Heeh - loi
  • The word "Hello" is pronounced as heh-low
  • Later on, Toussaint was a free man and was on his way to becoming a property owner.
  • I've been doing well, I've recently submitted my application for a permit to own land.
  • Haven't seen you in a while! Hope you have been well!
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