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It was not until two days after it happened that he heard of the coup d'etat that had
, in all likelihood, saved his life. By the time he heard about it, crowds from La
Saline had already dechouked several of the men who had participated in the ...
On the night of October 15, amid rumors of a coup d'etat, Avril had had fifteen
noncommissioned officers arrested, charging them with an attempted coup.
Among those arrested was Sergeant Patrick Beauchard of the Presidential Guard
, a man ...
From there, for the fragile mind, it was only a small, shaky step to Aristide
masterminding a coup d'etat. Hey, I thought, why not? I hadn't spoken to him for
weeks. Maybe he had changed. I was tired. A coup d'etat. Why not? He could do
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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