Haiti: The Aftershocks of History

Haiti: The Aftershocks of History

A passionate and insightful account by a leading historian of Haiti that traces the sources of the country's devastating present back to its turbulent and traumatic history

Even before the 2010 earthquake destroyed much of the country, Haiti was known as a benighted place of poverty and corruption. Maligned and misunderstood, the nation has long been blamed by many for its own wretchedness. But as acclaimed historian Laurent Dubois makes clear, Haiti's troubled present… (more)

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Publisher: Henry Holt and Co. (January 03, 2012)

Collection: Metropolitan Books

Language: English


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