Edible and Medicinal Plants of Canada

$65.00

MacKinnon, Andy; Linda Kershaw; ohn Thor Arnason; et al.

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MacKinnon, Andy; Linda Kershaw; ohn Thor Arnason; et al. Edible and Medicinal Plants of Canada. Edmonton, Alberta: Lone Pine Publishing, 2009. ISBN: 9781551055725. pp. 448. 8vo. Richly illustrated with many black-and-white, and colour photographs, drawings, illustrations, charts, tables, et al. Bright, clean, and unmarked. Appears unread; as new. Softcover. ”Canada is home to a vast diversity of plants that have helped nourish and heal our people for thousands of years. Find out about: * First Nations uses of plant species * Gathering and preparing wild plants for a variety of uses * Historic European uses of plant species * Plants for everything from clothing to shelter * The fundamentals of survival – food and medicines * Clear descriptions of the plants and where to find them * Warnings about plant allergies, poisons and digestive upsets * A special section identifying poisonous plants and species that are similar * More than 530 colour photographs and 125 illustrations.” (#3239) $65.00