A Place of My Own The Architecture of Daydreams

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  • Edition: Reprint
  • Format: Paperback
  • Copyright: 12/30/2008
  • Publisher: Penguin Books

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The author of the acclaimed bestseller "Second Nature" turns his sharp insight to the craft of building, as he recounts the process of designing and constructing a small one-room structure on his rural Connecticut property.

Author Biography

Michael Pollan is the author of three New York Times bestsellers, including In Defense of Food. A contributing writer to The New York Times Magazine, he is also currently the Knight Professor of Journalism at the University of California at Berkeley.

Table of Contents

A Place of My Own Preface

Chapter 1: A Room of One's Own
Chapter 2: The Site
Chapter 3: On Paper
Chapter 4: Footings
Chapter 5: Framing
Chapter 6: The Roof
Chapter 7: Windows
Chapter 8: Finish Work


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