Written in Blood: The Story of the Haitian People, 1492-1995
University Press of America, Incorporated, 1996 - History - 889 pages
This book is a complete history of Haiti from 1492 to the end of 1995. The first edition was and remains the most complete history of Haiti ever written in English and one of the most complete in any language. This second edition contains two more chapters as well as updated information to make it a must read for anyone interested in the history of Haiti and its people.
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