The rainy season: Haiti since Duvalier

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Simon and Schuster, 1989 - Political Science - 427 pages
Recounting a series of personal journeys, each interwoven with scenes from Haiti's extraordinary past, the author brings to life the day-to-day realities of the politically turbulent country

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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


July 1987

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Amy Wilentz is the author of two previous books, "The Rainy Season: Haiti Since Duvalier" and Martyrs' Crossing, a novel. She lives in Los Angeles with her husband and three sons.

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