Tales from the Medicine Trail: Tracking Down the Health Secrets of Shamans, Herbalists, Mystics, Yogis, and Other Healers

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Rodale, Jan 1, 2000 - Health & Fitness - 292 pages
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A unique combination of adventure, anthropology, and advice on achieving natural health chronicles a quest to uncover the lost wisdom of healers, shamans and medicine men from a variety of cultures and offers information on natural remedies, including Macca, nature's Viagra. $100,000 ad/promo.

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User Review  - Ravenari - LibraryThing

Kilham has a wonderful narrative voice, as he travels throughout the Amazon indigenous peoples, searching for herbal medicine cures - and being invited into many shamanic rituals along the way. From ... Read full review

Review: Tales from the Medicine Trail: Tracking down the Health Secrets of Shamans, Herbalists, Mystics, Yogis, and Other Healers / Chris Kilham.

User Review  - David Richardson - Goodreads

Great book for anyone interested in herbal/traditional medecine. It has some great travel stories too. Read full review

Contents

Introduction
1
Spirits of the River
13
Medicine of the Gods
103
Copyright

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About the author (2000)

Chris Kilham, vice chairman of the Organic Food Alliance and former vice president of marketing for Bread & Circus Wholefood Supermarkets, is the author of "The Five Tibetans "and "Kava: Medicine Hunting in Paradise," He lives in Massachusetts.

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