Journals Higher Education



Published: 01 March 2021

272 Pages | 16 black and white illustrations

9 x 6 inches

ISBN: 9781800348226

Bookseller Code (06)

Haiti in the British Imagination

Imperial Worlds, 1847-1915

Jack Daniel Webb

Liverpool University Press

  • The first book on Anglo-Haitian relations in the Victorian period
  • Exciting new perspectives on Haiti's place in the imperial nineteenth century
  • Reworks understandings of imperial administration as embedded in Atlantic-wide intellectual and cultural exchanges
  • Amplifies Haitian voices in the administration of global empires
  • Recovers unique texts and images from the nineteenth-century press, diplomatic correspondence, societies of racial scientists and travel narratives