Green Pharmacy: The History and Evolution of Western Herbal Medicine

Green Pharmacy: The History and Evolution of Western Herbal Medicine
  • Author
    Barbara Griggs
  • Date
    1997
  • Publisher
    Healing Arts Press
  • Edition
    3rd
  • Pages
    448

Abstract

About the Book

This book covers the complete history of herbal medicine in the West, from before written history to the present day. It tracks the cyclic emergence of herbal medicine throughout time and recounts the history in an interesting and entertaining way. It is appealing to both beginners and those who already have ample experience with herbalism.

About the Author

Barbara Griggs, a resident of London, is a journalist and writer. She has authored and co-authored several books on health and herbs, including The Green Witch Herbal. She has been researching topics related to herbal medicine for over 20 years.

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