Zeitoun by Dave Eggers

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Zeitoun is a nonfiction book written by Dave Eggers and published by McSweeney's in 2009. It tells the story of Abdulrahman Zeitoun, the Syrian-American owner of a painting and contracting company in New Orleans who chose to ride out Hurricane Katrina in his Uptown home. After the storm he traveled the flooded city in a secondhand canoe rescuing neighbors, caring for abandoned pets and distributing fresh water.

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The 428th greatest nonfiction book of all time


This book is on the following lists:

  1. - 5th on The 10 Best of the Decade(2000) (Entertainment Weekly)
  2. - 48 Good Books (University of Buffalo)

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