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The Resource Medicine quest : in search of nature's healing secrets, Mark J. Plotkin ; [illustrations by Laurence Richardson]

Medicine quest : in search of nature's healing secrets, Mark J. Plotkin ; [illustrations by Laurence Richardson]

Label
Medicine quest : in search of nature's healing secrets
Title
Medicine quest
Title remainder
in search of nature's healing secrets
Statement of responsibility
Mark J. Plotkin ; [illustrations by Laurence Richardson]
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Cataloging source
JRS
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Plotkin, Mark J
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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  • Pharmacognosy
  • Pharmacognosy
  • Biological Factors
  • Ethnobotany
  • Plants, Medicinal
Label
Medicine quest : in search of nature's healing secrets, Mark J. Plotkin ; [illustrations by Laurence Richardson]
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Originally published: New York : Viking, 2000
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [209]-214) and index
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
Control code
000145534
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
xvi, 224 p.
Isbn
9780140262100
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 145534
  • 148097
  • (OCoLC)ocm48547764
Label
Medicine quest : in search of nature's healing secrets, Mark J. Plotkin ; [illustrations by Laurence Richardson]
Publication
Note
Originally published: New York : Viking, 2000
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [209]-214) and index
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
Control code
000145534
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
xvi, 224 p.
Isbn
9780140262100
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 145534
  • 148097
  • (OCoLC)ocm48547764

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