The Citadelle Henri Christophe was engineered to be an impenetrable military facility. However, in researching the first of our "Dekouvri Ayiti" series has proven that unearthing compelling historical and cultural content for the book is equally impenetrable. This is the first of our "In The Works" series offering readers a sneak peak at up coming projects here at Édition Delince.
The genesis of this book was likely Napoleon Bonaparte’s rise to power and the establishment of the Consulate in November of 1799. Under Napoleon’s consulship the the French Constitution was amended with respects to the colonies and established that the colonies would be subject to “particular laws.”