Silencing the Past

Title: Silencing the Past
ISBN13: 9780807043110
Release Date: July 30th 1997
Published by: Beacon Press (MA)
Pages: 216

Placing the West's failure to acknowledge the most successful slave revolt in history alongside denials of the Holocaust and the debate over the Alamo, Michel-Rolph Trouillot offers a stunning meditation on how power operates in the making and recording of history.