New Plant Sources for Drugs and Foods from the New York Botanical Garden Herbarium

New Plant Sources for Drugs and Foods from the New York Botanical Garden Herbarium

by Siri von Reis, Frank J. Lipp, Jr
     
 

This companion volume to Siri von Reis's previous exploration of ethnobotanical notes in the Harvard herbaria brings to light a new array of plants with drug or food potential, offering wide-ranging possible applications for pharmacologists, chemists, botanists, and even anthropologists.See more details below

Overview

This companion volume to Siri von Reis's previous exploration of ethnobotanical notes in the Harvard herbaria brings to light a new array of plants with drug or food potential, offering wide-ranging possible applications for pharmacologists, chemists, botanists, and even anthropologists.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780674617650
Publisher:
Harvard University Press
Publication date:
12/28/1982
Pages:
376
Product dimensions:
6.44(w) x 9.54(h) x 1.30(d)

Meet the Author

Siri von Reis is Honorary Curator of Ethnobotany at The New York Botanical Garden, Honorary Research Associate in Ethnopharmacology at the Botanical Museum of Harvard University, and a Fellow of The Linnean Society of London

Frank J. Lipp, Jr., recently completed his Ph.D. in Anthropology at the New School for Social Research

Table of Contents

Introduction

Catalogue Entries

Index to Families

Index to Genera

Index to Common Names

Index to Uses

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