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LibraryThing Review

Recensione dell'utente  - DavidGreene - LibraryThing

Pollan's garden is a portal to nature. His wonderful essays include a salacious view of roses. Leggi recensione completa

Review: Second Nature: A Gardener's Education

Recensione dell'utente  - Anne - Goodreads

"Writing and gardening, these two ways of rendering the world in rows, have a great deal in common" (5). How could you not love this book? It was published in 1991, and you can see in it the makings ... Leggi recensione completa

Review: Second Nature: A Gardener's Education

Recensione dell'utente  - Peter - Goodreads

Excellent philosophy of gardening and relationships to the natural world. Worth looking at the sites of the catalogues in chapter 11. Leggi recensione completa

Review: Second Nature: A Gardener's Education

Recensione dell'utente  - Chade66 - Goodreads

It occurred to me while I was listening to this book, that I like Pollan because he is often taking you along on a journey, like a trusted companion. You learn together about the subject and while you may not always a agree, you can enjoy the exploration of the subject matter. Leggi recensione completa

Review: Second Nature: A Gardener's Education

Recensione dell'utente  - Jonathan - Goodreads

I am a huge fan of Michael Pollan, but I came to this book with low expectations. It was his first book, so I figured he probably had not hit his stride yet. Also, it was about gardening, a subject I ... Leggi recensione completa

Review: Second Nature: A Gardener's Education

Recensione dell'utente  - Jane - Goodreads

This is another occasion when I wish we could do half stars, because this book wasn't *quite* a five, but it was better than a four. It makes me long for spring and the opportunities to improve my ... Leggi recensione completa

Review: Second Nature: A Gardener's Education

Recensione dell'utente  - sla - Goodreads

p. 184 Chance and contingency, it turns out, are everywhere in nature; she has no fixed goals, no unalterable pathways into the future, no inflexible rules that she herself can't bend or break at will. She is more like us (or we are more like her) than we ever imagined. Leggi recensione completa

Review: Second Nature: A Gardener's Education

Recensione dell'utente  - Louise - Goodreads

Great book even if you don't garden. Leggi recensione completa

Review: Second Nature: A Gardener's Education

Recensione dell'utente  - Barb - Goodreads

In his first book (written years before The Omnivore's Dilemma or In Defense of Food) Pollan traces his growth as a gardener, from his suburban Long Island childhood to adulthood as the owner of an ... Leggi recensione completa

Review: Second Nature: A Gardener's Education

Recensione dell'utente  - Kimberlyn - Goodreads

a very interesting, deep, thoughtful look at horticulture and gardening. He quotes authors as well as gardeners in his work Leggi recensione completa


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