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Science  02 Mar 2007:
Vol. 315, Issue 5816, pp. 1222-1223
DOI: 10.1126/science.1138399

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The Omnivore's Dilemma. A Natural History of Four Meals. By Michael Pollan. The Penguin Press, New York, 2006. 463 pp. $26.95, C$38. ISBN 9781594200823.

Through discussions of four meals, the author explores the environmental and social impact of alternative forms of agriculture and food production.