The world is moving around me: a memoir of the Haiti earthquake

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Arsenal Pulp Press,
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On January 12, 2010, novelist Dany Laferriere has just ordered dinner at a Port-au-Prince restaurant with a friend when the earthquake struck. He survived, but some 300,000 others did not. The quake caused widespread disruption and left over one million homeless; it also revealed flaws in the impoverished nation's infrastructure that will take a generation from which to recover. This moving and revelatory book is an eyewitness account of the quake and its aftermath.
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subject_facet Authors, Haitian -- 20th century -- Biography, Electronic books, Haiti Earthquake, Haiti, 2010, Laferrière, Dany
title_display The world is moving around me : a memoir of the Haiti earthquake
title_full The world is moving around me : a memoir of the Haiti earthquake / Dany Laferrière ; translated by David Homel, The world is moving around me : a memoir of the Haiti earthquake / Dany Laferrière ; translated by David Homel ; foreword by Michaëlle Jean
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