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Title Encyclopedia of herbal medicine / Andrew Chevallier, FNIMH.
Author Chevallier, Andrew, author.
Publication New York, New York : DK Publishing, 2016.
Edition Third American edition.
Description 336 pages : color illustrations ; 29 cm
Call # 615.3203 C
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (page 322) and indexes.
Contents 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 The definitive home reference guide to 550 key herbs with all their uses as remedies for common ailments. Mind, Body, Spirit Series.
Subject Materia medica, Vegetable -- Encyclopedias.
Medicinal plants -- Encyclopedias.
Alt Title Herbal medicine
ISBN 9781465449818 (hardcover) :
1465449817 (hardcover)
5 holds on first copy returned of 1 copy

Location CALL # Status Message
 Coney Isl Non-Fic  615.3203 C    IN TRANSIT +1 HOLD