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Medicinal plants from the East

Christophe Wiart

Medicinal plants from the East

by Christophe Wiart

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Published by Nottingham University Press in Nottingham, U.K .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Medicinal plants -- Asia,
  • Plants, Medicinal -- Asia,
  • Plants, Medicinal -- Australasia

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references and index.

    StatementC. Wiart.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsRS179 .W529 2009
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxii, 700 p. :
    Number of Pages700
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL24019094M
    ISBN 101904761852
    ISBN 109781904761853
    LC Control Number2009675307

    Get this from a library! Medicinal plants from the East. [Christophe Wiart] -- "Many of the plants included in this book have not yet been studied and readers may use it as a reference material to start new research projects or to start international research collaborative. There are many different medicinal herbs and plants that can be used for healing. Some are more effective than others and many can be lethal if used in the wrong dosage. We recommend taking the time to learn about medicinal plants if you plan to use them. Buy a book written by a respected expert.

    Medicinal plants, also called medicinal herbs, have been discovered and used in traditional medicine practices since prehistoric times. Plants synthesise hundreds of chemical compounds for functions including defence against insects, fungi, diseases, and herbivorous us phytochemicals with potential or established biological activity have been identified. This book continues as volume 3 of a multi-compendium on Edible Medicinal and Non-Medicinal Plants. It covers edible fruits/seeds used fresh or processed, as vegetables, spices, stimulants, edible oils and beverages. It encompasses species from the following families: Ginkgoaceae, Gnetaceae.

    Get the book. The Earthwise Herbal, Volumes 1 and 2 by Matthew Wood. One of the most thorough resources on herbal materia medica available anywhere, The Earthwise Herbal details historical use of many herbs and includes Wood’s personal experiences in working with the herbs in his clinical practice. Volume One focuses on Old World, European plants, while Volume Two discusses the New World. last half century on medicinal plants. All papers contained in the book are peer reviewed. Further, the manuscripts were reviewed by editors and editorial board of International Symposium, and those papers judged suitable for publication following the authors’ consideration of reviewer suggestions appeared in this edited book.


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