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Up on Avenue John Brown in the hills of Petionville, the wealthy suburb above
the capital, the Army had surrounded the Macoute headquarters. Paul VeYicain,
better known as Tonton Paul, stood in front of the building with some of his men, ...
The Army in the Cap was restive. Thousands of students turned out for the mass,
and the school was filled past capacity, with another thousand gathered outside.
Even before the service started, Army jeeps began patrolling the street outside ...
They wanted all paramilitary groups abolished; they asked for an end to the
recent practice of bringing former Tontons Macoute and other hangers-on into the
Army as armed "attaches." The ti soldats also demanded that the Casernes ...
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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