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We fed an island : the true story of rebuilding Puerto Rico, one meal at a time / José Andrés with Richard Wolffe ; [foreword by Lin-Manuel Miranda & Luis A. Miranda, Jr.]

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Available copies

  • 10 of 20 copies available at Evergreen Indiana.

Current holds

6 current holds with 20 total copies.

Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
Culver-Union Twp PL - Culver 363.3492 ANDRES (Text) 34304000914404 Adult - Nonfiction Checked out 11/26/2018
Eckhart PL - Auburn Plaza 363.64 AND (Text) 840191002529491 Auburn Plaza - New Adult Nonfiction In process -
Fayette Co PL - Connersville 363.3492 AND (Text) 39230031905241 Adult New Books Checked out 11/19/2018
Greensburg-Decatur Co PL - Greensburg 363.3492 ANDRES (Text) 32826014147284 New Books Available -
Hagerstown Jefferson Twp PL - Hagerstown 363.3492 ANDR (Text) 39213000839930 New Adult Nonfiction Available -
Jackson Co PL - Seymour Main Library 363.3492 ANDRES (Text) 37500004521528 New Items Checked out 11/29/2018
Jay Co PL - Portland 363.3492 A561 (Text) 76383000462141 Adult New Shelf, NF Available -
Lebanon PL - Lebanon 363.3492 AND (Text) 34330513282203 Adult - New Non-Fiction Books Available -
Milford PL - Milford 363.349 And (Text) 72433000142456 New Book Displays Available -
Mooresville PL - Mooresville 363.349 AND (Text) 37323005416477 NEW-BKS Checked out 11/29/2018
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Record details

  • ISBN: 9780062864482
  • Physical Description: xii, 267 pages, 8 unnumbered pages of plates : illustrations ; 24 cm
  • Edition: First edition.
  • Publisher: New York, NY : Ecco, an imprint of HarperCollins Publishers, [2018]

Content descriptions

General Note:
Portion of statement of responsibility from jacket.
"An Anthony Bourdain book."
Bibliography, etc. Note:
Includes bibliographical references (pages [259]-267).
Summary, etc.:
Chef José Andrés arrived in Puerto Rico four days after Hurricane Maria ripped through the island. The economy was destroyed and for most people there was no clean water, no food, no power, no gas, and no way to communicate with the outside world. Andrés addressed the humanitarian crisis the only way he knew how: by feeding people, one hot meal at a time. Based on Andrés's insider's take as well as on meetings, messages, and conversations he had while in Puerto Rico, this book movingly describes how a network of community kitchens activated real change and tells an extraordinary story of hope in the face of disasters both natural and man-made, offering suggestions for how to address a crisis like this in the future.
Subject: Disaster relief > Puerto Rico.
Food relief > Puerto Rico.
Hurricane Maria, 2017.
Hurricanes > Puerto Rico.

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