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FC: By: Rebecca Pompee | L'Union Fait La Force
1: Haiti is located in the Caribbean and occupies the western third of the island of Hispaniola. The island is shared with the Dominican republic and is about the size of MaryLand. Haiti has alot of mountains and valleys.
3: -OVER 500 YEARS AGO HAITI AND THE DOMINICAN REPUBLIC WERE ONE COUNTRY -In 1492 Christopher Columbus and his crew found the island quisqueya and renamed the island Hispaniola. -Many years after the Spanish arrived the French came to the island and split it into 2 parts Haiti on the west side and Dominican Republic on the other. -Columbus turned the Indians into slaves but they died and replaced by slaves from Africa brought in by the French. -1791 the African slaves rebelled. their leader at the time was a slave named Boukman. -The slaves started a revolution and fought for their independence.
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