Results 1-3 of 41
But if it comes to his right to the land he farms , or how much higher a tax his wife
will have to pay when she brings their produce to market , or whether or not he is
going to get his free piglet from the foreign development project , the Haitian ...
Peasants who are among the 30 percent of Haitian farmers who own two thirds of
the country ' s arable land , peasants with more than three carreaux , peasants
already doing well enough to dedicate a portion of their land to a solely cash crop
system that kept them in the severest penury . The costs of protest were too high :
imprisonment , hard labor , confiscation of property and land , torture , death .
Once Duvalier had fled and the Tontons Macoute were at least officially
What people are saying - Write a review
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