1st Scribner hardcover ed.
x, 319 p. ; 24 cm.
"In 2009 McMillan embarked on a groundbreaking undercover journey to see what it takes to eat well in America. For nearly a year, she worked, ate, and lived alongside the working poor to examine how Americans eat when price matters"--Jacket.
Includes bibliographical references (p. 255-318).
Eating in America -- Farming. Grapes ; Peaches ; Cutting garlic ; Gleaning garlic -- Selling. Grocery. Produce 101 ; Produce 201 -- Cooking. Kitchen novice ; Kitchen spy ; Kitchen fixture -- A new American way of eating -- Appendix. Cheap food?