Haitian Revolution Part 2
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The enslaved people gained their rights through an alliance with the French that was made in an effort to avoid conflict.
The national convention took place and abolished slavery within the French Empire
Napoleon came to power and decided that the emancipation had been a mistake
Napoleon sent military power to Saint Domingue to kill the free slaves
This resulted in a year long war that was won by the slaves.
This went down as one of the only successful slave revolts in history. After their victory they renamed their land Haiti
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