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Encyclopedia of herbal medicine / Andrew Chevallier, FNIMH.

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  • ISBN: 9781465449818 (hardcover)
  • Physical Description: 336 pages : color illustrations ; 29 cm
  • Edition: Third American edition.
  • Publisher: New York : DK Publishing, 2016

Content descriptions

Bibliography, etc. Note:
Includes bibliographical references (page 322) and indexes.
Formatted Contents Note:
The development of herbal medicine -- How medicinal plants work -- Active constituents -- Quality control -- Early origins to the 19th century -- 20th century onward -- Herbal traditions of the world -- Key medicinal plants -- Other medicinal plants -- Herbal remedies for home use -- Growing medicinal plants -- Harvesting & processing -- Making herbal remedies -- Using herbal remedies safely -- Remedies for common ailments -- Consulting an herbal practitioner.
Summary, etc.:
The definitive home reference guide to 550 key herbs with all their uses as remedies for common ailments. Mind, Body, Spirit Series.
Subject: Herbs > Therapeutic use > Encyclopedias.
Materia medica, Vegetable > Encyclopedias.
Medicinal plants > Encyclopedias.


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Victoria 615 Che 38080500349962 Adult Available -

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