The Omnivore's Dilemma
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The Omnivore’s Dilemma: A Natural History of Four Meals is a nonfiction book written by American author Michael Pollan published in 2006. In the book, Pollan asks the seemingly straightforward question of what we should have for dinner.
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- Readers who are interested in persuasive and leadership oriented books.
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- Anyone interested to learn how to use why to get desired results.
Meet the author
Michael Pollan (born February 6, 1955) is an American author, journalist, activist, and the Lewis K. Chan Arts Lecturer and Professor of Practice of Non-Fiction at Harvard University. Pollan is also a professor of journalism at the UC Berkeley Graduate School of Journalism.
“The single greatest lesson the garden teaches is that our relationship to the planet need not be zero-sum, and that as long as the sun still shines and people still can plan and plant, think and do, we can, if we bother to try, find ways to provide for ourselves without diminishing the world.”― Michael Pollan, The Omnivore’s Dilemma: A Natural History of Four Meals
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