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Handbook of Medicinal Herbs

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A Practical, Authoritative Compendium
This handbook catalogs 365 species of herbs having medicinal or folk medicinal uses, presenting whatever useful information has been documented on their toxicity and utility in humans and animals. Plants from all over the world - from common cultivars to rare species - are included in these 700 pages. The toxicity of these species varie
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Hardcover, 696 pages
Published November 10th 2000 by CRC Press (first published September 1st 1911)
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Raw, fermented or boiled. The same plant can have the same magical properties no matter the form. And dosage? "In moderation". So you can use prayer, or, if you feel like you need some material support, you can go for plants. This is the manual of unlocking the tarot of the herbs.
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Dr. James A. Duke, PhD, Ethnobotanist, PhD in Botany (UNC, Chapel Hill; Phi Beta Kappa; Distinguished Alumnus), served 3 years with Missouri Botanical Garden, 7 years with Battelle Memorial Institute in Panama, Colombia and Columbus Ohio, as an ecologist; and 27 years as economic botanist, with USDA in Beltsville, Md, On Sept. 30, 1995, he retired from the USDA. Before retiring, Dr. Duke brought h ...more
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