am·biv·a·lence [am-ˈbi-və-lən(t)s] (n) 1: simultaneous and contradictory attitudes or feelings (as attraction and repulsion) toward an object, person, or action 2a : continual fluctuation (as between one thing and its opposite) b : uncertainty as to which approach to follow. Found: The Omnivore's Dilemma (353), Michael Pollan.
Abraham Lincoln in the Kitchen by Rae Katherine Eighmey Abraham Lincoln in the Kitchen: A Culinary View of Lincoln's Life and Times, looks at our 16th president's life through the extraordinary stories of what he ate, cooked and served
The Book of Symbols: An exploration of symbols and their meanings. It features around 350 incisive essays and almost 800 full-color images that evoke the hidden dimensions of archetypal symbology - showing how symbols in art, religion, life or dreams can lead to transformational experience and psychological resonance.