The Complete Guide to Edible Wild Plants

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Skyhorse Publishing, Inc., Jun 23, 2009 - Nature - 160 pages
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Anyone who has spent serious time outdoors knows that in survival situations, wild plants are often the only sustenance available. The proper identification of these plants can mean the difference between survival and death. This book describes habitat and distribution, physical characteristics, and edible parts of wild plants--the key elements of identification. Hugely important to the book are its color photos. There are over one hundred of them, further simplifying the identification of poisonous and edible plants. No serious outdoors person should ever hit the trail without this book and the knowledge contained within it.

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User Review  - klockrike - LibraryThing

I recently picked up a book from the library called The Complete Guide to Edible Wild Plants by the Department of the Army. Yes, that Army, the US Army and Pentagon are listed on the back page. This ... Read full review


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I bought this for my husband for christmas and he fell in love with it right away in fact he uses it all the time whenever some plant is mentioned hes right there looking it up in his book its very ... Read full review

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