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The President - for - Life sat impassively in his silver - gray BMW like a suburban
father driving the family off for what would no doubt prove a tiresome voyage :
wife , mother - in - law , somber - looking children and stepchildren . Michèle ...
We are observing the new President ' s curfew , ” he said , leaning on the locked
cast - iron fence . “ We are obeying the law . ” At first he seemed unworried , but
when a call came in from the Army barracks down in Port - au - Prince ,
Thus , the minute a man becomes president , he becomes a usurper of the
habitation as far as his rivals are concerned and must be overthrown . The
population in general eventually begins to mistrust and resent the President ,
while fearing ...
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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