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By Barrett (editor)

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9780415652469 | Reissue edition (Routledge, May 29, 2015), cover price $54.95

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Product Description: A truly integrated collection of research, Connecting Indian Wisdom and Western Science: Plant Usage for Nutrition and Health compares Ayurvedic and Western conceptions of wellness, healthy lifestyle, and diet. Examining the phyto-pharmacological, phytochemical, clinical, ethnobotanical, sociocultural, and biomedical approaches to plant- and herb-based healthy diets and wellness, it includes approximately 40 selected monographs on fruits, vegetables, spices, nuts, and seeds, complete with Ayurvedic and traditional uses as nutritional ingredients...read more

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9781482299755 | CRC Pr I Llc, April 24, 2015, cover price $109.95 | About this edition: A truly integrated collection of research, Connecting Indian Wisdom and Western Science: Plant Usage for Nutrition and Health compares Ayurvedic and Western conceptions of wellness, healthy lifestyle, and diet.

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By Mahendra Rai (editor)

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9781482254037 | 1 edition (CRC Pr I Llc, November 16, 2015), cover price $139.95

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Product Description: The international trade in plants is growing steadily as the worldwide demand for natural and botanical raw materials increases. Customers value natural products and botanicals as "green" alternatives―safer ingredients for their families which also represent an environmentally and socially responsible choice for the planet...read more
By Khalid Mahmood (editor) and Kurt A. Reynertson (editor)

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9781466598416 | CRC Pr I Llc, January 13, 2015, cover price $139.95 | About this edition: The international trade in plants is growing steadily as the worldwide demand for natural and botanical raw materials increases.

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Product Description: In use as a medicinal plant since time immemorial in Europe and the Middle East, chamomile is gaining popularity in the Americas, Australia, and Asia. The spectrum of disease conditions in which it is used in traditional medicine systems is, quite simply, mind boggling...read more

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9781466577596 | 1 edition (CRC Pr I Llc, July 14, 2014), cover price $129.95 | About this edition: In use as a medicinal plant since time immemorial in Europe and the Middle East, chamomile is gaining popularity in the Americas, Australia, and Asia.

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Product Description: The purpose of this book is to discuss several medicinal plants to find wider application in the domain of medicinal, clinical, and pharmaceutical treatment. Recent Advances in Plant-Based, Traditional, and Natural Medicines serves as a useful source of ideas and an inspiration for further cell and molecular biology research toward developing drugs and treatments from these traditional and plant-based remedies...read more
By Jamie (editor) and Vemulpad (editor)

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9781771880138 | 1 edition (Taylor & Francis, February 24, 2014), cover price $149.95 | About this edition: The purpose of this book is to discuss several medicinal plants to find wider application in the domain of medicinal, clinical, and pharmaceutical treatment.

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Product Description: Indigenous Knowledge and Development: Livelihoods, Health Experiences, and Medicinal Plant Knowledge in a Mexican Biosphere Reserve provides an ethnographic account of a group of indigenous people living in a natural resource protected area in west central Mexico...read more

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9780739176634 | Lexington Books, February 21, 2014, cover price $80.00 | About this edition: Indigenous Knowledge and Development: Livelihoods, Health Experiences, and Medicinal Plant Knowledge in a Mexican Biosphere Reserve provides an ethnographic account of a group of indigenous people living in a natural resource protected area in west central Mexico.

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9781466571976 | 2 edition (CRC Pr I Llc, February 4, 2014), cover price $149.95
9780849342660 | CRC Pr I Llc, February 1, 1993, cover price $357.00

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Product Description: The genus Rhodiola (Family Crassulaceae) is indigenous to Northern Canada, Europe and Asia where its rhizomes and roots have been used for centuries for medicinal purposes. Recent interest in the species Rhodiola rosea (roseroot) in the West arose from the use of the rhizome as an adaptogen for the treatment of stress, but in the last few years, chemical and pharmacological studies have confirmed other valuable medicinal properties...read more

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9781439888407 | CRC Pr I Llc, December 2, 2014, cover price $129.95 | About this edition: The genus Rhodiola (Family Crassulaceae) is indigenous to Northern Canada, Europe and Asia where its rhizomes and roots have been used for centuries for medicinal purposes.

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Product Description: A single source for accurate scientific information on herbal remedies!This comprehensive handbook (comprised of two volumes of 700+ pages each) provides a snapshot of 160 herbal products that have been tested in clinical trials. Details of the products and the clinical trials they underwent are here in an easy-to-read, at-a-glance format...read more
By Marilyn Barrett (editor)

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9780789010681, titled "Handbook of Clinically Tested Herbal Remedies" | Routledge, August 1, 2004, cover price $225.00 | About this edition: A single source for accurate scientific information on herbal remedies!
9780789027238 | B&t Database Management/Cip, June 1, 2004, cover price $55.01
9780789027245 | B&t Database Management/Cip, June 1, 2004, cover price $55.01

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9780789010698, titled "Handbook of Clinically Tested Herbal Remedies" | Haworth Pr Inc, July 1, 2004, cover price $49.95

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9780892819713 | 1 edition (Inner Traditions, October 1, 2003), cover price $24.95

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9781594776618 | Inner Traditions, October 14, 2011, cover price $24.95

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Product Description: Southern Folk Medicine, 1750-1820 explores methods of cure during a time when the South relied more heavily on homespun remedies than on professionally prescribed treatments. Bringing to light several previously unpublished primary sources, Kay K...read more

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9781570039515 | Univ of South Carolina Pr, May 15, 2010, cover price $24.95 | About this edition: Southern Folk Medicine, 1750-1820 explores methods of cure during a time when the South relied more heavily on homespun remedies than on professionally prescribed treatments.

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Product Description: Many domestic plant remedies were used within living memory in rural East Anglia - and indeed survive today, as shown in this volume. Informants have been for the most part elderly country people, and in almost every instance, this information has never been written down, but has been preserved orally from one generation to the next...read more

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9781843835059 | Boydell Pr, October 15, 2009, cover price $24.95 | About this edition: Many domestic plant remedies were used within living memory in rural East Anglia - and indeed survive today, as shown in this volume.

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Product Description: Curanderas—traditional healers in Mexican culture—bridge the gaps between multiple planes of existence—spiritual and material, modern and pre-modern—dispensing medicinal herbs, prayers, and instruction. Elizabeth de la Portilla writes of the world and practices of San Antonio curanderas...read more

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9781603440998 | Texas A & M Univ Pr, March 30, 2009, cover price $45.00 | About this edition: Curanderas—traditional healers in Mexican culture—bridge the gaps between multiple planes of existence—spiritual and material, modern and pre-modern—dispensing medicinal herbs, prayers, and instruction.

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9781603441148 | Texas A & M Univ Pr, March 30, 2009, cover price $19.95 | About this edition: Curanderas—traditional healers in Mexican culture—bridge the gaps between multiple planes of existence—spiritual and material, modern and pre-modern—dispensing medicinal herbs, prayers, and instruction.

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Product Description: What it means to be healthy or to heal is not universal from culture to culture, from religion to religion. Indeed, in many cultures religion and healing are intimately tied to each other. In Native American communities healing is conceived as the place where ideas about the body and selfhood are brought to light and expressed within healing traditions...read more

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9780275990138 | 1 edition (Praeger Pub Text, May 30, 2008), cover price $55.00 | About this edition: What it means to be healthy or to heal is not universal from culture to culture, from religion to religion.

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Product Description: The 2nd edition of The Practice of Chinese Medicine: The Treatment of Diseases with Acupuncture and Chinese Herbs describes the application of traditional Chinese medical theory to the diagnosis and treatment of 48 diseases, conditions and disorders...read more
By Clavey (foreword by), Michael Courney (illustrator), Giovanni MacIocia and Richard Morris (illustrator)

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9780443074905 | 2 edition (Churchill Livingstone, December 12, 2007), cover price $175.99 | About this edition: The 2nd edition of The Practice of Chinese Medicine: The Treatment of Diseases with Acupuncture and Chinese Herbs describes the application of traditional Chinese medical theory to the diagnosis and treatment of 48 diseases, conditions and disorders.

Notas sobre las religions, la magia, las supersticions y el folklore de los negros criollos y el pueblo de Cuba...

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9780939544165 | Routledge, December 1, 2013, cover price $40.00

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9780897290098 | Reprint edition (Ediciones Universal, November 1, 1998), cover price $30.00 | About this edition: Notas sobre las religions, la magia, las supersticions y el folklore de los negros criollos y el pueblo de Cuba.
9780897290098 | Reprint edition (Ediciones Universal, November 1, 1998), cover price $30.00 | About this edition: Notas sobre las religions, la magia, las supersticions y el folklore de los negros criollos y el pueblo de Cuba.

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Product Description: The Energetics of Western Herbs, Volumes 1 and 2, are groundbreaking reference works for over 220 botanical remedies used in Western herbal medicine. Comprehensive and detailed, it draws on Chinese and Greek herbal medicine to integrate traditional herbal energetics with the latest findings in plant pharmacology...read more

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9781890029074 | 3 revised edition (Snow Lotus Pr, May 1, 1998), cover price $60.00 | About this edition: The Energetics of Western Herbs, Volumes 1 and 2, are groundbreaking reference works for over 220 botanical remedies used in Western herbal medicine.
9781890029067 | 3 revised edition (Snow Lotus Pr, May 1, 1997), cover price $65.00 | About this edition: The Energetics of Western Herbs, Vols.

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Product Description: The Energetics of Western Herbs, Vols. 1 and 2, is a pathbreaking reference work for over 220 botanical remedies used in Western herbal medicine.

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9781890029425 | 4 rev enl edition (Snow Lotus Pr, May 1, 2007), cover price $75.00 | About this edition: The Energetics of Western Herbs, Vols.

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Product Description: Newly revised and enlarged 4th edition - Vol. 2: The Energetics of Western Herbs, Volumes 1 and 2, are a pathbreaking reference work for over 220 botanical remedies used in Western herbal medicine. Comprehensive and detailed, it draws on Chinese and Greek herbal medicine to integrate traditional herbal energetics with the latest findings in plant pharmacology...read more

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9781890029432 | 4 rev enl edition (Snow Lotus Pr, June 1, 2006), cover price $75.00 | About this edition: Newly revised and enlarged 4th edition - Vol.

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Product Description: Long before television and radio commercials beckoned to potential buyers, the medicine show provided free entertainment and promised cures for everything from corns to cancer. Combining elements of the circus, theater, vaudeville, and good old-fashioned entrepreneurship, the showmen of the American medicine show sold tonics, ointments, pills, extracts and a host of other "wonder-cures," guaranteed to "cure what ails you...read more

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9780786408009 | McFarland & Co Inc Pub, July 1, 2000, cover price $38.00 | About this edition: This illustrated study of the medicine show phenomenon surveys 19th century popular entertainment and offers an insight into the ways in which show business, advertising, and medicine manufacture developed in concert.

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9780786422289 | McFarland & Co Inc Pub, December 30, 2004, cover price $35.00 | About this edition: Long before television and radio commercials beckoned to potential buyers, the medicine show provided free entertainment and promised cures for everything from corns to cancer.

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Product Description: Conventional medicine treats symptoms with surgery and drugs rather than healing the root causes of illness. Complementary therapies attempt to address the whole self, which can raise awareness of and even counteract the imbalances that create disease...read more

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9781931044806 | Paraview Pr, July 31, 2004, cover price $19.99 | About this edition: Conventional medicine treats symptoms with surgery and drugs rather than healing the root causes of illness.
9780044402480 | Harpercollins, February 1, 1990, cover price $15.95 | About this edition: Conventional medicine treats symptoms with surgery and drugs rather than healing the root causes of illness.

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Product Description: Frankenstein. Werewolves. Dracula. These images aren't just imaginary creatures -- they're also powerful symbols of the body. The body can be thought of as a machine made up of parts like Frankenstein's monster, or as a creature ruled by animalistic urges, or as an entity that's vulnerable to infection from a diseased fiend...read more

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9780393031041 | W W Norton & Co Inc, April 1, 1992, cover price $19.95 | About this edition: Essays explore the myth, magic, and metaphors of medicine, discussing the link between high-tech medicine and phrases such as, 'take heart,' medieval ideas about certain organs being the seat of special emotions, and more

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9781931044837 | Special edition (Paraview Pr, April 30, 2004), cover price $16.99 | About this edition: Frankenstein.

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A guide to natural healing emphasizes the importance of herbal remedies, exploring the symbolic and cultural significance of herbs while illuminating the role of these plants in the traditions, folklore, and medicine of a wide variety of cultures. Original. (view table of contents)

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9780007692552 | Thorsons Pub, February 1, 2004, cover price $14.95 | About this edition: Emphasizes the importance of herbal remedies, exploring the symbolic and cultural significance of herbs while discussing the role of these plants in the traditions, folklore, and medicine of a wide variety of cultures.

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