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The Resource Notes from a young Black chef : a memoir (Large Print), Kwame Onwuachi with Joshua David Stein

Notes from a young Black chef : a memoir (Large Print), Kwame Onwuachi with Joshua David Stein

Label
Notes from a young Black chef : a memoir (Large Print)
Title
Notes from a young Black chef
Title remainder
a memoir (Large Print)
Statement of responsibility
Kwame Onwuachi with Joshua David Stein
Creator
Contributor
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
"By the time he was twenty-seven years old, Kwame Onwuachi (winner of the 2019 James Beard Foundation Award for Rising Star Chef of the Year) had opened--and closed--one of the most talked about restaurants in America. He had launched his own catering company with twenty thousand dollars that he made from selling candy on the subway, yet he'd been told he would never make it on television because his cooking wasn't 'Southern' enough. In this inspiring memoir about the intersection of race, fame, and food, he shares the remarkable story of his culinary coming-of-age"--Back cover
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Summary
The Top Chef star traces his culinary coming-of-age in both the Bronx and Nigeria, discussing his eclectic training in acclaimed restaurants while sharing insights into the racial barriers that have challenged his career
Tone
Writing style
Biography type
individual biography
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10765923
Cataloging source
KyBuM
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Onwuachi, Kwame
Dewey number
641.59296073
Index
no index present
Literary form
non fiction
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Stein, Joshua David
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True
Series statement
Thorndike Press large print biography and memoir
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  • Onwuachi, Kwame
  • African American cooks
  • Cooks
Target audience
adult
Label
Notes from a young Black chef : a memoir (Large Print), Kwame Onwuachi with Joshua David Stein
Instantiates
Publication
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Standing on stories -- Egusi stew -- Dominoes -- Ancestors -- The block -- Gulf state -- Finding my craft -- CIA man -- Blood on the eggshells -- From old guard to start-up -- Angles -- The jewel -- The lesson
Dimensions
23 cm.
Edition
Large print edition.
Extent
421 pages (large print)
Form of item
large print
Isbn
9781432865696
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Specific material designation
large print
System control number
(OCoLC)1096232157
Label
Notes from a young Black chef : a memoir (Large Print), Kwame Onwuachi with Joshua David Stein
Publication
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Standing on stories -- Egusi stew -- Dominoes -- Ancestors -- The block -- Gulf state -- Finding my craft -- CIA man -- Blood on the eggshells -- From old guard to start-up -- Angles -- The jewel -- The lesson
Dimensions
23 cm.
Edition
Large print edition.
Extent
421 pages (large print)
Form of item
large print
Isbn
9781432865696
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Specific material designation
large print
System control number
(OCoLC)1096232157

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