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By Michael Pollan

#1 New York instances Bestseller

Food. there is lots of it round, and all of us like to devour it. So why may still somebody have to guard it?

Because within the so-called Western vitamin, nutrition has been changed through meals, and customary experience by way of confusion--most of what we’re eating this present day is longer the made from nature yet of nutrition technological know-how. the result's what Michael Pollan calls the yankee Paradox: The extra we fear approximately foodstuff, the fewer fit we see to turn into. With In safeguard of Food, Pollan proposes a brand new (and very previous) resolution to the query of what we must always devour that comes all the way down to seven basic yet releasing phrases: "Eat nutrition. no longer an excessive amount of. ordinarily plants." Pollan’s bracing and eloquent manifesto indicates us how we will commence making considerate foodstuff offerings that might improve our lives, magnify our feel of what it skill to be fit, and produce excitement again to eating.

"Michael Pollan [is the] precise repository for the nation's nutrients conscience."
-Frank Bruni, The ny Times

" A striking quantity . . . engrossing . . . [Pollan] bargains these prescriptions american citizens so desperately crave."
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"A difficult, witty, cogent rebuttal to the proposition that meals might be redced to its dietary elements with out the lack of whatever essential... [a] vigorous, worthy book."
--Janet Maslin, The manhattan Times

"In safety of Food is written with Pollan's usual chew, ringing readability and brilliance at connecting the dots."
-The Seattle Times

Michael Pollan’s latest e-book Cooked: A normal historical past of Transformation--the tale of our so much depended on nutrients expert’s culinary education--was released by means of The Penguin Press in April 2013.

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