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Blood Hounds in Saint -Domingue

Rainsford, Marcus, An historical account of the black empire of Hayti: comprehending a view of the principal transactions in the revolution of Saint Domingo; with its ancient and modern state. (published 1805), [London] J. Cundee, 1805.

Schomburg Center for Research in Black Culture / Manuscripts, Archives and Rare Books Division

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Blood Hounds in Saint -Domingue

The French authorities brought several hundred man-eating dogs from Cuba that were set upon the black population.