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Murder, Magic and Medicine

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By: John Mann

256 pages, Illus, figs

Oxford University Press

Paperback | Dec 2000 | Edition: 2 | #108057 | ISBN: 0198507445
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Investigates the evolution of modern medicine from its roots in folk medicine, and reveals the continuing importance of natural plant and animal products, many of which remain undiscovered but under threat by the wholesale destruction of the Earth's wild places.


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