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 The Omnivore’s Dilemma: A Natural History of Four Meals
By Michael Pollan

Reviewed by William F. McKibbin & Todd K. Shackelford

Florida Atlantic University

The Omnivore’s Dilemma is the latest book by Michael Pollan, best known for his previous bestselling work, The Botany of Desire. Here, Pollan has crafted a well written and enjoyable exploration of humans’ relationship to food. The book is written for a lay audience, but is appreciable by all.

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