The Botany of Desire by Michael Pollan

The Botany of Desire

Michael Pollan

nonfiction nature science informative reflective slow-paced

271 pages | first published 2001

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The book that helped make Michael Pollan, the New York Times bestselling author of How to Change Your Mind, Cooked and The Omnivore's Dilemma, one of the most trusted food experts in America Every schoolchild learns about the mutually benefici...
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