৭ Free Hardcover Read ⩕ Second Nature: A Gardener's Education ⊬ E-Pub Author Michael Pollan ౎

৭ Free Hardcover Read  ⩕ Second Nature: A Gardener's Education  ⊬ E-Pub Author Michael Pollan ౎ ৭ Free Hardcover Read ⩕ Second Nature: A Gardener's Education ⊬ E-Pub Author Michael Pollan ౎ This isn t so much a how to on gardening as a how to on thinking about gardening It follows the course of the natural year, from spring through winter, as Pollan , an editor at Harper s , chronicles his growth as a gardener in Connecticut s rocky Housatonic Valley Starting out as a child of Thoreau, Pollan soon realized that society s concept of culture as the enemy of nature would get him a bumper crop of weeds and well fed woodchucks but no vegetables to eat Far serviceable materially and philosophically, he now finds, is the metaphor of a garden, where nature and culture form a harmonious whole Pollan finds ample time for musing on how his own tasks fit in with the overall scheme of existence thus, there are chapters titled Compost and Its Moral Imperatives and The Idea of a Garden Although serious in import, the writing is never ponderous Pollan s wit flashes throughout, and particularly in anecdotes about his youth one memorable incident has his father mowing his initials in the front yard after being reproached by a suburban neighbor about his overgrown lawn Copyright 1991 Reed Business Information, Inc.Pollan, executive editor of Harper s and self proclaimed amateur gardener, has written a book that is by turns charming and annoying, insightful and shallow, droll and banal His collection of a dozen essays arranged by season is based on his experiences over a seven year period in his Connecticut garden, along with vignettes from garden history Unfortunately, Pollan s text is characterized by dubious and unsupported generalities, self conscious humor, and extended, labored metaphors, and his lack of gardening authority dooms the book to superficiality Experienced gardeners and devotees of garden literature will find little here that is original Only for comprehensive gardening collections Richard Shotwell, Hancock Shaker Village, Pittsfield, Mass.Copyright 1991 Reed Business Information, Inc. 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    • Second Nature: A Gardener's Education
    • 2.2
    • 129
    • Hardcover
    • 276 pages
    • Michael Pollan
    • English
    • 25 August 2016

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