Waterville, Maine : Thorndike Press, a part of Gale, Cengage Learning, 2013.
Large print edition.
689 pages (large print) ; 23 cm.
Thorndike Press large print nonfiction
Thorndike Press large print nonfiction series.
"In Cooked, Pollan explores the previously uncharted territory of his own kitchen. Here, he discovers the enduring power of the four classical elements--fire, water, air, and earth--to transform the stuff of nature into delicious things to eat and drink. In the course of his journey, he discovers that the cook occupies a special place in the world, standing squarely between nature and culture. Both realms are transformed by cooking, and so, in the process, is the cook"-- Provided by publisher.
Includes bibliographical references.