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The atmosphere was not very relaxed : dozens of officers and politicians mingling
, trying to get into photographs with President Namphy . Hardly any women had
been invited . The U . S . ambassador stood inside a circle of Haitian politicians ...
On the night of October 15 , amid rumors of a coup d ' état , 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 ...
During the week when the Salesians expelled Aristide , General Avril was busy
discharging noncommissioned officers throughout the country . Many of the
discharged men were the soldiers who had purged their barracks of corrupt
officers in ...
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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