Literature and Ideology in Haiti, 1915-1961

J. Michael Dash

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The capital, Kingston, is now in reality the nucleus of a conurbation stretching across three parishes and containing over 1 million people, with thousands more traveling in from outlying towns and villages for daily employment. Deteriorating economic conditions during the 1970s led to recurrent violence as rival gangs affiliated with the major political parties evolved into powerful organized crime networks involved in international drug smuggling and money laundering.

Pages: 213

Publisher: Palgrave Macmillan; 1st ed. 1981 edition (January 14, 2014)

ISBN: 1349056723

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