Second Nature: A Gardener's Education (Google eBook)
Chosen by the American Horticultural Society as one of the seventy-five greatest books ever written about gardening, "Second Nature" has become a manifesto for rethinking our relationship with nature. With chapter ranging from a reconsideration of the Great American Lawn and a dispatch from one man's war with a woodchuck to reflections on the sexual politics of roses, Pollan captures the rhythms of our everyday engagement with the outdoors in all its glory and exasperation.
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Review: Second Nature: A Gardener's EducationUser Review - mark - Goodreads
Written twenty-five years ago, much of what this book is about is as true today as it was then – because much of it is a history of the garden and gardening. It's also, though, a contemporary study ... Read full review
Review: Second Nature: A Gardener's EducationUser Review - Heather - Goodreads
I love gardening on so many levels and thought this book would be a good one for spring. While there are definitely interesting parts of the book, overall the book was just okay for me. I liked the ... Read full review