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Plants for Food and Medicine: Proceedings of the Joint Conference of the Society for Economic Botany and the International Society for Ethnopharmacology, London, 1-6 July 1996


Edited By: HDV Prendergast, NL Etkin, DR Harris and PJ Houghton

438 pages, B/w photos, figs, tabs

Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew

Paperback | Dec 1998 | #86522 | ISBN: 1900347555
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Comprises the proceedings of a joint conference of The Society for Economic Botany and the International Society for Ethnopharmacology. Covers a wide range of subjects exploring the uses of plants, such as new drug development, intercontinental crop introductions, the valuation of wild plant resources, and the role of traditional medicinal plants in modern health care.

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