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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LibraryThing ReviewUser Review - Paulagraph - LibraryThing
I loved Botany of Desire but trudged through Second Nature. Not finding Pollan's personal gardening history & musings there upon particularly interesting. I did appreciate his notion, however, of Lawn ... Read full review
Review: Second Nature: A Gardener's EducationUser Review - Gwendoline Van - Goodreads
It's always interesting to read well-known author's earlier works, so when I stumbled upon Second Nature by Pollan, I was beyond intrigued. Indeed, as an earlier work, it reveals the author's thought ... Read full review