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She knows that where I come from is called Nouyok, but she thinks it's
somewhere just outside La Saline. She told me she was born in a place called
Brooklyn in Cite Soleil, like her mother, but they moved to La Saline because
someone got ...
and holding her machete under her arm in the light of a streetlamp, told me that
she was out that night to defend Haiti against what she called "eskago lanmo," by
which she meant the death squads (in proper Creole, eskadwon lanmo).
While the gunfire continued over at Raymond's, a friend who lived in Delmas
called to say that a shootout between the Army and Jean- Claude Paul's attaches
was going on at Delmas 19, where the Duva- lierists had the headquarters of
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The rainy season: Haiti since DuvalierUser Review - Not Available - Book Verdict
This welcome interpretation of Haiti provides many insights into a country that few North Americans understand. Wilentz, a journalist, captures the complex cultural ambience and mystery of domestic ... Read full review