Image
EAN-139780062771650   EAN-13 barcode 9780062771650
Product NameHaiti: The Tumultuous History - From Pearl Of The Caribbean To Broken Nation
LanguageEnglish
CategoryBook / Magazine / Publication
Short DescriptionPaperback
Amazon.comA Buy on Amazon ~ 0230106617
Price New11.90 US Dollars    (curriencies)
Price Used5.52 US Dollars    (curriencies)
Width0.73 inches    (convert)
Height206.76 inches    (convert)
Length5.61 inches    (convert)
Weight8.32 ounces    (convert)
AuthorPhilippe Girard
Page Count256
BindingPaperback
Published09/14/2010
Long DescriptionWhy has Haiti been plagued by so many woes? Why have multiple U.S. efforts to create a stable democracy in Haiti failed so spectacularly? Philippe Girard answers these and other questions, examining how colonialism and slavery have left a legacy of racial tension, both within Haiti and internationally; Haitians remain deeply suspicious of white foriegners' motives, many of whom doubt Hatians' ability to govern themselves. He also examines how Haiti's current political instability is merely a continuation of political strife that began during the War of Independence (1791-1804). Finally, in Haiti: The Tumultuous History, Girard explores poverty's devastating impact on contemporary Haiti and argues that Haitians--particularly home-grown dictators--bear a big share of the responsibility for their nation's troubles.
Similar Items9780230341876: The Big Truck That Went By: How The World Came To Save Haiti And Left Behind A Disaster
9780091768577: The Big Truck That Went By: How The World Came To Save Haiti And Left Behind A Disaster
9780451082244: Haitian Creole Phrasebook: Essential Expressions for Communicating in Haiti (NTC Foreign Language)
9780071749206: Haitian Creole Phrasebook: Essential Expressions For Communicating In Haiti
9780737708547: Travesty In Haiti: A True Account Of Christian Missions, Orphanages, Fraud, Food Aid And Drug Trafficking
9782070389520: Texaco (Folio) (English and French Edition)
9781567512427: The Uses Of Haiti, Updated Edition
9781567510348: The Uses Of Haiti
9780374516161: Season In The Life Of Emmanuel
9780140034585: Papa Doc: Haiti And Its Dictator
View 54 more similar items
Created06-08-2012 1:05:00am
Modified04-30-2020 3:14:46pm
MD5c4596593937f646edbe0c81cc11d701e
SHA25625f2896b9ec471212e6319b5368f8c97210a7e013d38270f572c828703cdb5d8
Search Googleby EAN or by Title
Query Time0.0192349

Article of interest

After working with the app for a few days, it became clear that the main activity was to search for products using the barcode scanner or a text search. So those options are presented before dropping you on the mobile site's home screen.

From the main screen you can now quickly get to the most likely used activities at a click without any confusion.

Close

Search

Close

Share