By Josephine Grant Peters
During this striking booklet Josephine Peters, a respected northern California Indian elder and local healer, stocks her substantial, lifelong cultural and plant knowledge. The ebook starts off with Josephine's personal and tribal heritage and gathering ethics. Josephine then instructs the reader in medicinal and plant food preparations and deals an illustrated catalog of the makes use of and doses of over one hundred sixty vegetation. At a time of the commercialization of conventional ecological wisdom, Peters offers her wealthy culture on her personal phrases, and based on her non secular convictions approximately how her wisdom could be shared. This quantity is vital for someone operating in ethnobotany, ethnomedicine, environmental anthropology, local American reviews, and Western and California tradition and background.