Women healers of the world : the traditions, history, and geography of herbal medicine (Book, 2017) [WorldCat.org]
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Women healers of the world : the traditions, history, and geography of herbal medicine

Author: Holly Bellebuono; Rosemary Gladstar; Tracy Thorpe, (Watercolorist)
Publisher: New York : Helios Press, [2017] ©2017
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : EnglishView all editions and formats
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"The recent trend toward holistic living has heightened our national fascination with herbal remedies and less conventional therapies such as acupuncture, yoga, aromatherapy, and ethnobotany. Women Healers of the World shares with readers an extraordinary variety of healing plants from around the world that have inspired today's "alternative" medicine, as well as the stories, challenges, and triumphs of remarkable  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Biography
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collective biographies
dictionaries
Biographies
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Material Type: Biography
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Holly Bellebuono; Rosemary Gladstar; Tracy Thorpe, (Watercolorist)
ISBN: 9781510717367 1510717366
OCLC Number: 954670123
Notes: Originally published in 2014.
Description: xviii, 278 pages : illustrations (colour), portraits ; 26 cm
Responsibility: Holly Bellebuono ; foreword by Rosemary Gladstar ; watercolor art by Tracy Thorpe.

Abstract:

"The recent trend toward holistic living has heightened our national fascination with herbal remedies and less conventional therapies such as acupuncture, yoga, aromatherapy, and ethnobotany. Women Healers of the World shares with readers an extraordinary variety of healing plants from around the world that have inspired today's "alternative" medicine, as well as the stories, challenges, and triumphs of remarkable women healers from the past and present - all of whom promote the use of medicinal herbs."--Back cover.

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