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James Francis Cameron CC is a Canadian filmmaker and environmentalist who is best known for making science fiction and epic films for the Hollywood mainstream. Cameron first gained recognition for directing The Terminator.
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Sapiens
A Brief History of Humankind
by Yuval Noah Harari (May 14, 2018)
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100,000 years ago, at least six human species inhabited the earth. Today there is just one. Us. Homo sapiens. How did our species succeed in the battle for dominance? Why did our foraging ancestors come together to create cities and kingdoms? How did we come to believe in gods, nations and human rights; to trust money, books and laws; and to be ens...
James Cameron
It explains human behavior and why we are the way we are in human civilization from soup to nuts. And I’ve read it now a couple of times. It’s a pretty astonishing book.     source
The Cheese Trap
How Breaking a Surprising Addiction Will Help You Lose Weight, Gain Energy, and Get Healthy
by Neal D Barnard MD FACC (Feb 27, 2017)
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New York Times bestselling author Dr. Neal Barnard reveals the shocking truth about cheese-the dangerous addiction that is harming your health-and presents a radical program to lose weight and feel great. We've been told that dairy does a body good, but the truth is that cheese can be dangerous. Loaded with calories, fat, and cholesterol, cheese ca...
James Cameron
So great at showing why eating cheese is a trap, why it’s basically an addiction.     source
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The Forks Over Knives Plan
How to Transition to the Life-Saving, Whole-Food, Plant-Based Diet
by Alona Pulde M.D. (Jan 16, 2017)
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From the creators of the groundbreaking documentary comes the New York Times bestselling diet plan Sanjay Gupta called “the prescription you need to live a long, healthy life”—a plan to transition to a delicious whole-foods, plant-based diet in just twenty-eight days.The trailblazing film Forks Over Knives helped spark a medical and nutritional rev...
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The publisher of The China Study, probably noticed a big uptick in sales about the year that we decided to send all our friends The China Study and The Forks Over Knives Plan.     source
The China Study
Revised and Expanded Edition
by T. Colin Campbell (Dec 26, 2016)
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The revised and expanded edition of the bestseller that changed millions of livesThe science is clear. The results are unmistakable.You can dramatically reduce your risk of cancer, heart disease, and diabetes just by changing your diet.More than 30 years ago, nutrition researcher T. Colin Campbell and his team at Cornell, in partnership with teams ...
James Cameron
The publisher of The China Study, probably noticed a big uptick in sales about the year that we decided to send all our friends a copy.     source