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The Resource Haiti : a shattered nation, Elizabeth Abbott

Haiti : a shattered nation, Elizabeth Abbott

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Haiti : a shattered nation
Title
Haiti
Title remainder
a shattered nation
Statement of responsibility
Elizabeth Abbott
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
A chronicle of the past half-century in Haiti is told through the history of the Duvalier family and traces the brutal dictatorship that ended with Baby Doc Duvalier's 1986 exile to France, in an updated edition that includes coverage of the family's legacy and the 2010 earthquake
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WNE
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Abbott, Elizabeth
Dewey number
972.94/06
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • plates
Index
index present
LC call number
F1928
LC item number
.A583 2011
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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Abbott, Elizabeth
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True
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  • Haiti
  • Haiti
  • Haiti
  • Duvalier, François
  • Duvalier, Jean-Claude
  • Haiti
  • Haiti
Target audience
adult
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a shattered nation
Label
Haiti : a shattered nation, Elizabeth Abbott
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Publication
Note
"Revised and updated from Haiti : the Duvaliers and their legacy ... first published in 1988 by McGraw-Hill"--T.p. verso
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [444]-471) and index
Contents
  • Jean-Claude and Michèle, honeymoon
  • Marriage
  • The dynasty falters
  • The final days of Duvalier
  • The legacy : Duvalierism without Duvalier
  • Passages
  • Tempests
  • Written in blood
  • The American occupation
  • Papa Doc comes to power
  • Papa Doc, president
  • The height of terror
  • Papa Doc's final years
  • The Revolution continues
  • Jeanclaudism, 1977-79
Control code
ocn743306851
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
492 p., [8] p. of plates
Isbn
9781590201411
Isbn Type
(US : hc.)
Other physical details
ill. (some col.)
System control number
(OCoLC)743306851
Label
Haiti : a shattered nation, Elizabeth Abbott
Publication
Note
"Revised and updated from Haiti : the Duvaliers and their legacy ... first published in 1988 by McGraw-Hill"--T.p. verso
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [444]-471) and index
Contents
  • Jean-Claude and Michèle, honeymoon
  • Marriage
  • The dynasty falters
  • The final days of Duvalier
  • The legacy : Duvalierism without Duvalier
  • Passages
  • Tempests
  • Written in blood
  • The American occupation
  • Papa Doc comes to power
  • Papa Doc, president
  • The height of terror
  • Papa Doc's final years
  • The Revolution continues
  • Jeanclaudism, 1977-79
Control code
ocn743306851
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
492 p., [8] p. of plates
Isbn
9781590201411
Isbn Type
(US : hc.)
Other physical details
ill. (some col.)
System control number
(OCoLC)743306851

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