We fed an island

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We fed an island : the true story of rebuilding Puerto Rico, one meal at a time

Andrés, José, 1969- author.

New York, NY : Ecco, [2018]

267 pages, 8 unnumbered pages of plates : illustrations ; 24 cm

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The author takes readers behind the scenes of his efforts to provide meals to hundreds of thousands of people in Puerto Rico after Hurricane Maria devastated the territory. Provides insight into the dysfunction surrounding charities that provide humanitarian aid in such crisis situations, offering suggestions for improving the system.

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ISBN:

9780062864482

LC Call No:

HV636 2017 .P8 A63 2018

Dewey Class No:

363.34/922/097295 23

Author:

Andrés, José, 1969- author.

Title:

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.

Physical:

267 pages, 8 unnumbered pages of plates : illustrations ; 24 cm

ContentType:

text rdacontent

MediaType:

unmediated rdamedia

CarrierType:

volume rdacarrier

Citation/Refs:

Publishers Weekly Starred, 7/9/2018

Summary:

The author takes readers behind the scenes of his efforts to provide meals to hundreds of thousands of people in Puerto Rico after Hurricane Maria devastated the territory. Provides insight into the dysfunction surrounding charities that provide humanitarian aid in such crisis situations, offering suggestions for improving the system.

Target Audience:

10-Adult.

Subject:

Disaster relief--Puerto Rico.

Subject:

Food relief--Puerto Rico.

Subject:

Hurricane Maria, 2017.

Subject:

Hurricanes--Puerto Rico.

AE:PersName:

Wolffe, Richard, 1968- author.

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