Please answer in 500 words what were the successes of the Haitian Revolution and what were some of the failures of the Haitian revolution.
Historians and scholars have often referred to the Haitian Revolution as the largest and most successful slave rebellion in the Western Hemisphere. This revolution was initiated in 1791 and by 1803 it led to the abolition of slavery and furthermore led to the end of French control over the colony. The force behind its success was the French revolution of 1789 that led to the freedom of slaves and birth of new dispensation of equal human rights and even participation in government which initially was not the case. In this paper, will discuss some of the tremendous successes of Haitian Revolution and further delve on its corresponding failures as well.