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The Omnivore's Dilemma: A Natural History of Four Meals
by Michael Pollan

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The Omnivore's Dilemma: A Natural History of Four Meals by Michael Pollan Overview

Today, buffeted by one food fad after another, America is suffering from what can only be described as a national eating disorder. Will it be fast food tonight, or something organic? Or perhaps something we grew ourselves? The question of what to have for dinner has confronted us since man first discovered fire. But, as Michael Pollan explains in this revolutionary book, h Today, buffeted by one food fad after another, America is suffering from what can only be described as a national eating disorder. Will it be fast food tonight, or something organic? Or perhaps something we grew ourselves? The question of what to have for dinner has confronted us since man first discovered fire. But, as Michael Pollan explains in this revolutionary book, how we answer it now, at the dawn of the twenty-first century, may determine our survival as a species. Packed with profound surprises, The Omnivore' s Dilemma is changing the way Americans think about the politics, perils, and pleasures of eating.

Michael Pollan

About The Omnivore's Dilemma: A Natural History of Four Meals Description

Michael Pollan is an American author, journalist, activist, and professor of journalism at the University of California, Berkeley, where he is also the director of the Knight Program in Science and Environmental Journalism. Excerpted from Wikipedia.

Data Book The Omnivore's Dilemma: A Natural History of Four Meals

Original Title The Omnivore's Dilemma ISBN 1594200823 (ISBN13: 9781594200823 ) Edition Language English Literary Awards California Book Award Gold Medal for Nonfiction (2006), Orion Book Award Nominee (2007), National Book Critics Circle Award Nominee for General Nonfiction (2006) (54)