Peyote to LSD: A Psychedelic Odyssey

Peyote to LSD: A Psychedelic Odyssey

Cast: Andrew Weil, Bob Weir, Wade Davis

     
 
This history of hallucinogenic substances examines their origin, discovery and uses, and also explores the work of ethnobotanist Richard Evans Schultes (1915-2001) and his pioneering studies of the uses of hallucinogenic plants in various cultures. Among those commenting are physician Andrew Weil and musician Bob Weir. Anthropologist Wade Davis hosts the program. ~

Overview

This history of hallucinogenic substances examines their origin, discovery and uses, and also explores the work of ethnobotanist Richard Evans Schultes (1915-2001) and his pioneering studies of the uses of hallucinogenic plants in various cultures. Among those commenting are physician Andrew Weil and musician Bob Weir. Anthropologist Wade Davis hosts the program. ~ Bill Ecklund

Product Details

Release Date:
06/29/2010
UPC:
0733961222890
Original Release:
2008
Rating:
NR
Source:
A&E Home Video
Time:
1:34:00

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Scene Index

Disc #1 -- Peyote to LSD: A Psychedelic Odyssey
1. History of Hallucinogens [3:23]
2. Schultes' Beginnings [10:47]
3. The Peyote Way [10:10]
4. Teónanácatl [7:24]
5. Mushrooms as Medicine [13:20]
6. The Poison Makers [7:21]
7. The Cofán [11:35]
8. Mainstream Drugs [10:29]
9. Cultural Revolution [15:14]

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