Philipp Winterberg and Nadja Wichmann
Paperback, 2010, 256 pages
Publisher: Palgrave Macmillan; Reprint edition (2010)
In the aftermath of the 2010 horrific earthquake, the world’s attention was focused on Haiti. In this full narrative history of the Caribbean nation, historian Philippe Girard offers insight into Haiti’s complex and layered past, showing that its current state as the poorest country in the western hemisphere was not inevitable.