Books written by Laurent Dubois

Haiti: The Aftershocks of History

Picador | January 8, 2013 | 448 pages
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, Haiti‚Äôs troubled present can only be understood... More Info

Haiti

Metropolitan Books | January 3, 2012 | 448 pages
A passionate and insightful account by a leading historian of Haiti that traces the sources of the country's devastating present back to its turbulent and traumatic history Even before the recent earthquake destroyed much of the country, Haiti was known as a benighted place of poverty and... More Info