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Haiti : best nightmare on earth

Author: Herbert Gold
Publisher: Abingdon, Oxon ; New York, NY : Routledge, 2017.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : Biography : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Five decades ago, award-winning author Herbert Gold traveled to Haiti on a Caribbean version of the Fulbright Scholarship. The journey proved to be a turning point in his life. Fifty years later, his attachment to the tiny Caribbean nation-his second home-remains as passionate and powerful as ever. Now, in Best Nightmare on Earth, he explores the secret life of this vibrant, volatile, violent land.  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Electronic books
Additional Physical Format: (OCoLC)1003767609
Named Person: Herbert Gold; Herbert Gold
Material Type: Biography, Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Herbert Gold
ISBN: 9781351516433 1351516434 9780203790335 0203790332
OCLC Number: 994145548
Notes: Originally published in 1991 by Prentice Hall Press.
Description: 1 online resource.
Responsibility: Herbert Gold ; with a new afterword by the author.

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Herbert Gold first travelled to Haiti 50 years before the publication of this volume. The journey was a turning-point in his life. Here, he explores the secret life of this vibrant, volatile, violent  Read more...

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