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The Resource Haiti, Roseline NgCheong-Lum, Leslie Jermyn and Debbie Nevins

Haiti, Roseline NgCheong-Lum, Leslie Jermyn and Debbie Nevins

Label
Haiti
Title
Haiti
Statement of responsibility
Roseline NgCheong-Lum, Leslie Jermyn and Debbie Nevins
Creator
Contributor
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Readers will learn about the exciting and beautiful country of Haiti. Everything from government, culture, geography, and trade
Member of
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1962-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
NgCheong-Lum, Roseline
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
Interest level
UG
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • bibliography
  • filmographies
Reading level
9.4
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Jermyn, Leslie
  • Nevins, Debbie
Series statement
Cultures of the world third edition
Study program name
Accelerated Reader AR
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Haiti
  • Haiti
  • Haiti
Target audience
juvenile
Label
Haiti, Roseline NgCheong-Lum, Leslie Jermyn and Debbie Nevins
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references, filmography and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • 11
  • Kanaval
  • Spring Festival
  • Fete Gede
  • Harvest days
  • 113
  • 13
  • Food
  • Haitian diet
  • Haitian mealtime
  • Creole cuisine
  • 2
  • Sugar
  • Marketplace
  • 123
  • History
  • Before Columbus
  • Hispaniola
  • French colony of Saint-Domingue
  • First black republic
  • Emperors and kings
  • US occupation
  • Duvalier years
  • 1
  • Attempts at democracy
  • Aristide returns-and leaves again
  • Tragedy shakes the earth
  • 19
  • 3
  • Government
  • National government
  • Local government
  • Constitutional reform
  • Uncertain democracy
  • Geography
  • 33
  • 4
  • Economics
  • Agriculture
  • Manufacturing
  • Workforce
  • International embargoes
  • Foreign aid
  • Transportation
  • Cost of political turmoil
  • Mountain ranges and plains
  • 39
  • 5
  • Environment
  • Haiti's assets
  • Haiti's forests
  • A vicious cycle
  • International geopolitics
  • Protecting the environment
  • International cooperation
  • Poverty and the environment
  • Tropical flora
  • 47
  • 6
  • Haitians
  • Population pressures
  • Mulattoes
  • Black Haitians
  • Haitian dress
  • 57
  • 7
  • Lifestyle
  • Fauna
  • Social divisions
  • Public Safety
  • Education
  • Health and welfare
  • Housing
  • Women
  • 65
  • 8
  • Religion
  • Roman Catholicism
  • Climate
  • Vodou
  • Folk medical beliefs
  • Protestant missionaries
  • 77
  • 9
  • Language
  • French
  • Creole
  • Newspapers
  • Radio and television
  • Rivers and lakes
  • 87
  • 10
  • Arts
  • Music and dance
  • Literature
  • Painting
  • Architecture
  • Sculpture
  • 95
  • 11
  • Cities and towns
  • Leisure
  • Sports
  • Gambling
  • Bamboche
  • Combite
  • 107
  • 12
  • Festivals
  • Christmas
  • New Year's Day and Independence Day
Control code
ocn921240492
Dimensions
25 cm.
Edition
Third eidtion.
Extent
144 pages
Isbn
9781502608024
Lccn
2015035323
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Note
972.94 N499 3RD ; XX-JN ; [Y18CP077, #8, 2@47.07, jll/ ]
Other physical details
illustrations, maps
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 921240492
  • (OCoLC)921240492
Label
Haiti, Roseline NgCheong-Lum, Leslie Jermyn and Debbie Nevins
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references, filmography and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • 11
  • Kanaval
  • Spring Festival
  • Fete Gede
  • Harvest days
  • 113
  • 13
  • Food
  • Haitian diet
  • Haitian mealtime
  • Creole cuisine
  • 2
  • Sugar
  • Marketplace
  • 123
  • History
  • Before Columbus
  • Hispaniola
  • French colony of Saint-Domingue
  • First black republic
  • Emperors and kings
  • US occupation
  • Duvalier years
  • 1
  • Attempts at democracy
  • Aristide returns-and leaves again
  • Tragedy shakes the earth
  • 19
  • 3
  • Government
  • National government
  • Local government
  • Constitutional reform
  • Uncertain democracy
  • Geography
  • 33
  • 4
  • Economics
  • Agriculture
  • Manufacturing
  • Workforce
  • International embargoes
  • Foreign aid
  • Transportation
  • Cost of political turmoil
  • Mountain ranges and plains
  • 39
  • 5
  • Environment
  • Haiti's assets
  • Haiti's forests
  • A vicious cycle
  • International geopolitics
  • Protecting the environment
  • International cooperation
  • Poverty and the environment
  • Tropical flora
  • 47
  • 6
  • Haitians
  • Population pressures
  • Mulattoes
  • Black Haitians
  • Haitian dress
  • 57
  • 7
  • Lifestyle
  • Fauna
  • Social divisions
  • Public Safety
  • Education
  • Health and welfare
  • Housing
  • Women
  • 65
  • 8
  • Religion
  • Roman Catholicism
  • Climate
  • Vodou
  • Folk medical beliefs
  • Protestant missionaries
  • 77
  • 9
  • Language
  • French
  • Creole
  • Newspapers
  • Radio and television
  • Rivers and lakes
  • 87
  • 10
  • Arts
  • Music and dance
  • Literature
  • Painting
  • Architecture
  • Sculpture
  • 95
  • 11
  • Cities and towns
  • Leisure
  • Sports
  • Gambling
  • Bamboche
  • Combite
  • 107
  • 12
  • Festivals
  • Christmas
  • New Year's Day and Independence Day
Control code
ocn921240492
Dimensions
25 cm.
Edition
Third eidtion.
Extent
144 pages
Isbn
9781502608024
Lccn
2015035323
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Note
972.94 N499 3RD ; XX-JN ; [Y18CP077, #8, 2@47.07, jll/ ]
Other physical details
illustrations, maps
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 921240492
  • (OCoLC)921240492

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