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The Omnivore's Dilemma
Title:The Omnivore's Dilemma
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ISBN:1101993839
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Number of Pages:400
Category:Non fiction, Food, Health
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The Omnivore's Dilemma: A Natural History of Four Meals, Second Nature: A Gardener's Education, Food Rules: An Eater's Manual, Pollan on Food Boxed Set, In Defense of Food: An Eater's Manifesto, The Omnivore's Dilemma, Cooked: A Natural History of Transformation, The Botany of Desire: A Plant's-Eye View of the World, A Place of My Own: The Education of an Amateur Builder, How to Change Your Mind: Exploring the New Science of Psychedelics
b The three groundbreaking books from our most trusted guide to food now brought together for the first time b br br In a few short years Michael Pollan has completely transformed America s understanding of eating Now i Pollan on Food i collects the i New York Times i bestselling author s three masterworks into one memorable package First the groundbreaking book that started it all i The Omnivore s Dilemma i in which Pollan turns his own omnivorous mind to the seemingly straightforward question of what we should have for dinner Next with i In Defense of Food i Pollan proposes a new and very old idea that comes down to seven simple but liberating words Eat food Not too much Mostly plants Finally in i Cooked i Pollan explores the previously uncharted territory of his own kitchen showing the enduring power of the four classical elements fire water air and earth to transform the stuff of nature into delicious things to eat and drink i Pollan on Food i is the perfect answer for those looking to unravel the secret to good and healthy eating, In his articles and in bestselling books such as The Botany of Desire Michael Pollan has established himself as one of our most important and beloved writers on modern man s place in the natural world A new literary classic Second Nature has become a manifesto not just for gardeners but for environmentalists everywhere Chosen by the American Horticultural Society as one of the seventy five greatest books ever written about gardening Second Nature captures the rhythms of our everyday engagement with the outdoors in all its glory and exasperation With chapters ranging from a reconsideration of the Great American Lawn a dispatch from one man s war with a woodchuck to an essay about the sexual politics of roses Pollan has created a passionate and eloquent argument for reconceiving our relationship with nature br br Second Nature reads like brilliant entertainment but it is serious wisdom Michael Pollan is a genuine heir to my favorite nature writer Mark Twain Simon Schama The Boston Globe, b i Fire water air earth our most trusted food expert recounts the story of his culinary education i b br br In i Cooked i Michael Pollan explores the previously uncharted territory of his own kitchen Here he discovers the enduring power of the four classical elements fire water air and earth to transform the stuff of nature into delicious things to eat and drink Apprenticing himself to a succession of culinary masters Pollan learns how to grill with fire cook with liquid bake bread and ferment everything from cheese to beer In the course of his journey he discovers that the cook occupies a special place in the world standing squarely between nature and culture Both realms are transformed by cooking and so in the process is the cook br br Each section of i Cooked i tracks Pollan s effort to master a single classic recipe using one of the four elements A North Carolina barbecue pit master tutors him in the primal magic of fire a Chez Panisse trained cook schools him in the art of braising a celebrated baker teaches him how air transforms grain and water into a fragrant loaf of bread and finally several mad genius fermentos a tribe that includes brewers cheese makers and all kinds of picklers reveal how fungi and bacteria can perform the most amazing alchemies of all The reader learns alongside Pollan but the lessons move beyond the practical to become an investigation of how cooking involves us in a web of social and ecological relationships with plants and animals the soil farmers our history and culture and of course the people our cooking nourishes and delights Cooking above all connects us br br The effects of not cooking are similarly far reaching Relying upon corporations to process our food means we consume huge quantities of fat sugar and salt disrupt an essential link to the natural world and weaken our relationships with family and friends In fact i Cooked i argues taking back control of cooking may be the single most important step anyone can take to help make the American food system healthier and more sustainable Reclaiming cooking as an act of enjoyment and self reliance learning to perform the magic of these everyday transformations opens the door to a more nourishing life br br br, No description available