The Haiti Earthquake

The Haiti Earthquake

Book - 2013
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Gale / Cengage Learning
This series provides multiple views of momentous events in recent history; each book helps readers develop critical thinking skills, increase global awareness, and enhance their understanding of international perspectives about historic events.; This title explores the events of the 2010 Haiti earthquake, issues surrounding US aid and military efforts; inconsistencies of the death tolls; and controversies surrounding the adoptions of Haitian orphans, and personal narratives from people who exper; Using primary and secondary sources, each volume provides background information on a significant event in modern world history, presents the controversies surrounding the event, and offers first-person narratives from people who lived through or were imp

Baker & Taylor
Examines humanitarian relief efforts and the increase in crime following Haiti's 2010 earthquake, explores controversies surrounding the death toll and the illegal adoption of Haitian children, and presents personal narratives.

Publisher: Detroit : Gale, Cengage Learning, c2013
Edition: 1st ed. --
ISBN: 9780737763676
Branch Call Number: 363.34958 Hai
Characteristics: 172 p. : col. ill., col. maps ; 24 cm. --
Additional Contributors: Henningfeld, Diane Andrews


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