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Cooking with grease : stirring the pots in American politics / Donna Brazile.

Author/Creator:
Brazile, Donna, 1959-
Edition:
First Simon & Shuster paperback edition
Publication:
New York : Simon & Schuster Paperbacks, 2005.
Format/Description:
Book
x, 352, [6] pages, [8] pages of unnumbered plates : illustrations, portraits ; 24 cm
Subjects:
Brazile, Donna, 1959-
Gore, Al, 1948- -- Friends and associates.
Brazile, Donna, 1959-
Gore, Al, 1948-
Political consultants -- United States -- Biography.
African American political consultants -- Biography.
Women political consultants -- United States -- Biography.
Presidents -- United States -- Election -- 2000.
United States -- Politics and government -- 1993-2001.
United States -- Politics and government -- 1989-
New Orleans (La.) -- Biography.
African American political consultants.
Friendship.
Political consultants.
Politics and government
Presidents -- Election.
Women political consultants.
Louisiana -- New Orleans.
United States.
Form/Genre:
Biography.
Place of Publication:
United States New York (State) New York (City)
Summary:
An account of the author's political and personal life describes her childhood in New Orleans and her role as the first African American woman to head a major presidential campaign.
Contents:
Prologue
Jean's kitchen: finding the right pot
Blackened catfish
Red beans and rice
Crawfish étouffée
Garlic grits
Jambalaya
The melting pot
Smothered chicken
Brown gravy (roux)
Crabmeat lafitte
Stuffed po' boys
Creole shrimp bisque
Bell peppers
Dirty rice
Cochon de lait (Roast suckling pig)
Oysters bienville
Café du monde: coffee and beignets
Epilogue: Electoral Gumbo- new recipe for victory
Afterword: Pickled okra
Jean's seafood gumbo.
Notes:
"Designed by Elliott Beard."
"With a new afterword"--Cover.
"Cover design by David Ter-Avanesyan. Cover photography © Carol T. Powers/The New York Times."
Includes index.
Local notes:
Kislak Center Banks Collection copy presented to the Penn Libraries in 2018 by Joanna Banks.
Penn Provenance:
Banks, Joanna (donor) (Banks Collection copy)
Penn Chronology:
2005
2004
Contributor:
Joanna Banks Collection of African American Books (University of Pennsylvania)
ISBN:
074325399X
9780743253994
9781442098817
1442098813
OCLC:
271100123
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