The Western Herbal Tradition: 2000 Years of Medicinal Plant Knowledge by Graeme Tobyn, Alison Denham, Margaret Whitelegg, 2010. A critical exploration of plant medicines from Dioscorides to present day. Covers 27 herbs through a wide range of sources from European, Arabic, and American traditions. Each illustrated monograph contains species, identification and botanical description; characterization and medicinal use of the plants, traditional therapeutics; current evidence on pharmacological constituents; safety review; uses; dosage. Hardcover, 379 pages. B593
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