In Haitian History and Culture the authors provide comprehensive information over the land, people, economy, history, and education of Haitians. The book also explores language and literacy in Haiti, health and health services, family life, and religion. New to the 2011 edition are a section on the 2010 election, one on the tragic hurricanes and earthquake of 2010, and a section on Haiti's national parks. The book contains Haiti's significant holidays, Haitian proverbs, and a brief yet thorough explanation of Haitian Creole. Overall, this book is a basic introduction to the people, history and culture of Haiti for service providers with Haitian clients or students.