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Title:
Medicine quest : in search of nature's healing secrets
Author:
Plotkin, Mark J.
Personal Author:
Publication Information:
New York : Viking, 2000.
Physical Description:
xvi, 224 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm
Language:
English
Contents:
Some poison for your pain? -- The eternal quest -- The fungus among us -- Drugs from bugs -- Hideous healers -- The snakes in the caduceus -- Under the sea -- Plants of the apes -- Shamans -- The sugar sickness.
ISBN:
9780670869374
Format :
Book