Medicinal Plants of the Mountain West

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Museum of New Mexico Press, 2003 - Health & Fitness - 351 pages
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"Herbalist Michael Moore, one of the founders of the modern herbal medicine movement in the United States, here updates in expanded form his classic work Medicinal Plants of the Mountain West, the indispensable field guide to identifying southwestern medicinal plants and their preparation and use. Drawing on a thirty-five-year career as a teacher, merchant, and alternative-medicine practitioner, Moore has produced the most accessible herbal available for professionals and non-professionals alike. Practical and user-friendly, this guide to one hundred twenty-nine medicinal plants, with its extensive therapeutic index covering hundreds of common ailments and conditions, provides essential herbal remedies for the panoply of nonacute diseases left unaddressed by standard-practice medicine."--BOOK JACKET.

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Review: Medicinal Plants of the Mountain West

User Review  - John Campbell - Goodreads

I have several of Micheal Moores books. I began studying plants in my region almost 15 years ago after moving here from Oklahoma. His books have been a part of my plant library from the very beginning ... Read full review

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User Review  - Maja Haloway - Goodreads

One of my favorites. Highly informative, with Michael's entertaining anecdotes and commentary. I always pack this one on field trips to the area. Read full review

About the author (2003)

The author draws on 35 years as a teacher, merchant, and alternative-medicine practitioner.

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