Chapter Seven: America: Edward Stevens and Adams' Constitution
Section One - Under Development
Section Two - Under Development
Section Three - Under Development
Chapter Summary: Chapter Seven will bring the American perspective to bear on the conflict in Saint-Domingue. We will look at America's mercantile interest in the colony and trace the varying policies of Presidents Washington, Adams, and Jefferson towards the rebels. We will also wrestle with the implications of the Quasi War and the role played by Dr. Edward Stevens, Consul General of the US to Saint-Domingue.