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Monthly Archives: April 2004

The Santana!?

I had to do a double take when I popped the CD in my PowerBook this evening. Track 11 on the Santana compilation CD Abraxis is called Toussaint L’Ouverture! I had no idea. A quick check on Google turned up this reference: “In the 1970s rock band Santana dedicated half a triple album to L’Ouverture.” […]

Haitian Historical documents online

Prompted by a request from a reader, I discovered the Haiti-Reference page. The site is in French and it has a wealth of information, including the text of Toussaint’s Constitution of 1801 -Haiti-Reference:Constitution de 1801