THE KINGDOM OF THIS WORLD

Part III - Pages 99 - 150

Note on pagination: All page numbers are for the new 2006 edition of the novel with a black cover. If you have the older 1989 edition with an orange cover, add six (6) to the page numbers listed below to find the reference.

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Quai Saint-Marc (page 101)

Artibonite (page 102)

Jean Jacques Dessalines (page 103)

Loco, Petro, Ogoun Ferraille, Brise-Pimba, Marinette Bois-Cheche (page 103)

Centaur (page 104)

Sans Souci (page 105 - chapter title - and thereafter from page 109)

Dondon (page 105)

Ceiba tree (page 105)

Bas-relief (page 108)

The Immaculate Conception (pages 108 and 109)

Salve (page 109)

King Henri Christophe (pages 109 and thereafter)

Cudgel (page 110)

Battledore and Shuttlecock (page 111)

Plutarch's Parallel Lives (page 111)

Citadel la Ferriere (page 113 and thereafter)

Foundry (page 113)

Mortar (page 114)

Piranesi (page 114)

Scipio (page 114)

Hannibal (page 114)

Hamilcar (page 115)

Liberte, Egalite (page 115)

Spanish Cannon (page 115)

Fiel Pero Desdicado (page 115)

The 'Sun King' (Louis XIV of France) (page 115)

Ultima Ratio Regum (page 115)

Milot (page 115 and thereafter)

Napoleonic bicorne (page 117)

Cockade (page 117)

Cyclopean Walls (page 118)

Facade (page 123)

French Capuchin (page 125; see also page 153)

The Mass of the Assumption (page 130)

Rosary (page 130)

The Dead in Haitian Vodou (page 131)

Dies Irae (page 131)

Capsicum (page 133)

Venus (page 133)

Vulcan's Forge (page 133)

Ave Maria (page 134)

Helicon (page 136)

Pavillon Chinois (page 136)

Mandoucouman (page 137)

Uniforms (page 137)

Page boys (page 139)

Fulah (page 140)

Evangelists (page 143)

Mother of Pearl (page 143)

Royal Poinciana Tree (page 145)

Place d'Armes (page 147)

 

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