A Place of My Own: The Architecture of Daydreams by Michael Pollan

By Michael Pollan

Michael Pollan's unequalled skill to attract traces of connection among our daily experiences--whether consuming, gardening, or building--and the flora and fauna has been the root for the preferred luck of his many works of nonfiction, together with the genre-defining bestsellers The Omnivore's Dilemma and In security of Food. With this up-to-date version of his prior publication A position of My Own, readers can revisit the encouraged, clever, and sometimes hilarious tale of Pollan's cognizance of a room of his own--a small, wood hut, his "shelter for daydreams"--built together with his admittedly unhandy fingers. encouraged via either Thoreau and Mr. Blandings, A position of My Own not just works to express the heritage and which means of all human construction, it additionally marks the connections among bodies, our minds, and the wildlife.

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