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Mountains beyond Mountains: The Quest of Dr. Paul Farmer, a Man Who Would Cure the World
Mountains beyond Mountains: The Quest of Dr. Paul Farmer, a Man Who Would Cure the World
by Tracy Kidder
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Beautifully told, and entirely inspiring, Mountains Beyond Mountains is an exceptional look at the heroic life of Dr. Paul Farmer. Providing health care for hundreds of thousands in a remote, impoverished region of Haiti, Farmer's incomparable dedication... (read more)

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The Big Truck That Went by: How the World Came to Save Haiti and Left Behind a Disaster
The Big Truck That Went by: How the World Came to Save Haiti and Left Behind a Disaster
by Jonathan M. Katz
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On January 12, 2010, the deadliest earthquake in the history of the Western Hemisphere struck the nation least prepared to handle it. Jonathan M. Katz, the only full-time American news correspondent in Haiti, was inside his house when it buckled along... (read more)

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Black Jacobins (2ND 89 Edition)
Black Jacobins (2ND 89 Edition)
by C.l.r. James
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A classic and impassioned account of the first revolution in the Third World. This powerful, intensely dramatic book is the definitive account of the Haitian Revolution of 1794-1803, a revolution that began in the wake of the Bastille but became the... (read more)

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Vodou (Exhibition Catalogue)
Vodou (Exhibition Catalogue)
by Mauro Peressini
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Over 300 stunning Vodou artifacts from the internationally recognized Marianne Lehmann Collection are at the heart of Vodou. The exhibition demystifies a spiritual tradition that remains very much alive in Haiti and among Haitians abroad. Shaped by a... (read more)

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Haiti : the Aftershocks of History (13 Edition)
Haiti : the Aftershocks of History (13 Edition)
by Laurent Dubois
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A New York Times Notable Book of the Year Even before the devastating 2010 earthquake, Haiti was known as a benighted place of poverty and corruption, blamed by many for its own wretchedness. But as acclaimed historian Laurent Dubois demonstrates, Haitis... (read more)

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Getting Haiti Right This Time: The U.S. and the Coup (Read & Resist Series)
Getting Haiti Right This Time: The U.S. and the Coup (Read & Resist Series)
by Noam Chomsky
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Did Aristide leave Haiti voluntarily? Why did the U.S. want him out? What does the regime change mean for the health of Haitians? Did Aristide “overstay his welcome,” in the words of Vice President Dick Cheney, who never had a welcome in his... (read more)

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Big Truck That Went By: How the World Came To Save Haiti and Left Behind a Disaster (13 Edition)
Big Truck That Went By: How the World Came To Save Haiti and Left Behind a Disaster (13 Edition)
by Jonathan M. Katz
Synopsis
On January 12, 2010, the deadliest earthquake ever recorded in the Western Hemisphere struck Haiti. Rescuers and aid workers rushed to save lives as the world pledged more than $15.3 billion for relief and reconstruction. Yet nearly three years later... (read more)

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Haiti After the Earthquake (11 Edition)
Haiti After the Earthquake (11 Edition)
by Paul Farmer
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“Paul Farmer, doctor and aid worker, offers an inspiring insiders view of the relief effort.”—Financial Times “The books greatest strength lies in its depiction of the post-quake chaos… In the books more analytical sections the... (read more)

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Immaculate Invasion Haiti
Immaculate Invasion Haiti
by Bob Shacochis
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"Every war brings forth one perfect book. . . . Now we have "The Immaculate Invasion, " the masterpiece of the 1994 U.S. assault and occupation of Haiti."--James Zug, "Chicago Tribune."... (read more)

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Rubble: The Search for a Haitian Boy
Rubble: The Search for a Haitian Boy
by Sandra Marquez Stathis
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A remarkable story of friendship and  lifelong bonds, set in the turmoil of Haiti Writing as a mother, journalist, and former human rights observer, Sandra Marquez Stathis takes readers on a powerful journey to Haiti, where she lived and worked... (read more)

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Farewell, Fred Voodoo: A Letter from Haiti
Farewell, Fred Voodoo: A Letter from Haiti
by Amy Wilentz
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The Rainy Season, Amy Wilentz's award-winning 1989 portrait of Haiti after the fall of Jean-Claude Duvalier, was praised in the New York Times Book Review as “a remarkable account of a journalists transformation by her subject.” In her... (read more)

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The Uses of Haiti
The Uses of Haiti
by Paul Farmer
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The Uses of Haiti tells the truth about uncomfortable matters—uncomfortable, that is, for the structures of power and the doctrinal framework that protects them from scrutiny. It tells the truth about what has been happening in Haiti, and the US... (read more)

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Haiti Renewed: Political and Economic Prospects
Haiti Renewed: Political and Economic Prospects
by Robert Rotberg
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This book provides an agenda for President Prval and his successors, one that examines both Haiti's political culture--its historical legacy and what that means for future reconstruction--and many of its most critical political, economic, and social... (read more)

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AIDS and Accusation: Haiti and the Geography of Blame
AIDS and Accusation: Haiti and the Geography of Blame
by Paul Farmer
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Does the scientific “theory” that HIV came to North America from Haiti stem from underlying attitudes of racism and ethnocentrism in the United States rather than from hard evidence? Award-winning author and anthropologist-physician Paul... (read more)

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Haiti After the Earthquake
Haiti After the Earthquake
by Paul Farmer
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On January 12, 2010 a massive earthquake laid waste to Port-au-Prince, Haiti, killing hundreds of thousands of people. Within three days, Dr. Paul Farmer arrived in the Haitian capital, along with a team of volunteers, to lend his services to the injured.... (read more)

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The Immaculate Invasion
The Immaculate Invasion
by Bob Shacochis
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For eighteen months, Bob Shacochis covered Operation Uphold Democracy in Haiti, where he bunked with a team of Special Forces Commandos -- the most highly trained and sophisticated warriors in history. There, he observed both the heroic exploits and the... (read more)

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Unbroken Agony: Haiti, From Revolution To the Kidnapping of a President (07 Edition)
Unbroken Agony: Haiti, From Revolution To the Kidnapping of a President (07 Edition)
by Randall Robinson
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On February 29, 2004, the first democratically elected president of Haiti, Jean-Bertrand Aristide, was forced to leave his country. The president was kidnapped, along with his Haitian-American wife, by American soldiers and flown to the isolated Central... (read more)

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Notes from the Last Testament: The Struggle for Haiti
Notes from the Last Testament: The Struggle for Haiti
by Michael Deibert
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Notes from the Last Testament, by veteran reporter Michael Deibert, is a riveting narrative account of the events leading up to and including the overthrow of Haitian President Jean-Bertrand Aristide. A fearless correspondent and a meticulous... (read more)

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An Unbroken Agony: Haiti, from Revolution to the Kidnapping of a President
An Unbroken Agony: Haiti, from Revolution to the Kidnapping of a President
by Randall Robinson
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On February 29th, 2004 the democratically elected president of Haiti, Jean-Bertrand Aristide, was forced to leave his country. The twice elected President was kidnapped, along with his Haitian-American wife, American soldiers and flown, against his will,... (read more)

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Hidden in the Rubble: A Haitian Pilgrimage to Compassion and Resurrection
Hidden in the Rubble: A Haitian Pilgrimage to Compassion and Resurrection
by Gerard Thomas Straub
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In January 2010 a devastating earthquake struck the impoverished island of Haiti, killing over 100,000 people and causing unimaginable suffering. But even before the earthquake, as the photos and reflections in this book make clear, Haiti was already a... (read more)

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