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Author Schultes, Richard Evans.

Title The healing forest : medicinal and toxic plants of the northwest Amazonia / Richard Evans Schultes and Robert F. Raffauf ; foreword by H.R.H. Philip, Duke of Edinburgh.

Published Portland, Or. : Dioscorides Press, [1990]


Location Call No. Status
 UniM BioMed ST  615.321 SCHU    AVAILABLE
Physical description 484 pages : illustrations ; 27 cm.
Series Historical, ethno- & economic botany series ; v. 2.
Historical, ethno- & economic botany series ; v. 2.
Notes Includes indexes.
Bibliography Bibliography: pages 475-476.
Summary This definitive book represents the life's work of the late Richard Evans Schultes, one of the fathers of modern ethnobotany and the greatest plant explorer of our age, including nearly 50 years of field research in the Northwest Amazon.
Other author Raffauf, Robert F. (Robert Francis), 1916-
Subject Medicinal plants -- Amazon River Valley -- Encyclopedias.
Materia medica, Vegetable -- Amazon River Valley -- Encyclopedias.
Poisonous plants -- Amazon River Valley -- Encyclopedias.
Indians of South America -- Ethnobotany -- Amazon River Valley.
ISBN 0931146143