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The Botany of Desire

A Plant's-Eye View of the World

Michael Pollan

Every schoolchild learns about the mutually beneficial dance of honeybees and flowers: The bee collects nectar and pollen to make honey and, in the process, spreads the flowers’ genes far and wide. In The Botany of Desire, Michael Pollan ingeniously demonstrates how people and domesticated plants have formed a similarly reciprocal relationship. He ...
Publish Date
2002-05-28T00:00:00.000Z
2002-05-28T00:00:00.000Z
First Published in 2001
Goodreads rating
4.05
ISBN
8580001053745
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