The Complete Illustrated Guide to Herbs
AUTHOR: Non Shaw
Practical in approach with simple, safe advice on how to use plants to heal. Herbalism is one of the oldest and most widespread medical therapies. With the increased concern about the effects that modern day pharmaceuticals and drugs have on our bodies, more and more people are turning to herbalism as a means of treating ill-health in their family.
The Complete Illustrated Guide to Herbs covers the history and origins of herbal medicines across many cultures and traditions as well as the more practical application of herbalism to everyday ailments.
Step-by-step information and photography on how to make all forms of herbal preparations, including oils and teas as well as recipes and detailed Materia Medica of the most useful herbs for home treatment ensure that readers can practice herbalism safely at home.