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See the potions boil and bubble

Advantages: A very Interesting book
Disadvantages: Not easy to find many of the ingredients, when you want them

A Short History of Medicine 2000 B.C. - "Here, eat this root." 1000 B.C. - "That root is heathen, say this prayer." 1850 A.D. - "That prayer is superstition, drink this potion." 1940 A.D. - "That potion is snake oil, swallow this pill." 1985 A.D. - " ...

Digbycat 14.03.2011 · Read full review
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Review of Grow Your Own Drugs: Easy Recipes for Natural Remedies and Beauty Fixes: Easy Recipes for Natural Remedies and Beauty Treats - James Wong

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Grow Your own Drugs - Never Judge a Book By Its Cover!

Advantages: Good Photography, Accurate information, Concise, fun
Disadvantages: Overpriced

...Upon returning from a day out with my young children I was appalled to find James Wong's Grow Your own Drugs book standing center piece on my dining table. "What the"??!! Seathing I grabbed the offensive hardback and marched into the kitchen where my ...

browneyed_girl 26.05.2009 · Read full review
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Review of Grow Your Own Drugs: Easy Recipes for Natural Remedies and Beauty Fixes: Easy Recipes for Natural Remedies and Beauty Treats - James Wong

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Create your own Natural Pharmacy!

Advantages: Informative, interesting, colourful illustrations, unusual, easy to follow
Disadvantages: some ingredients may be hard to find

James Wong is an ethnobotanist who recently presented a 6-part TV series on BBC 2 called ‘Grow your own Drugs.’ Ethnobotany is the scientific study of the relationship between people and plants. In this book, which is associated with the TV series, Jam ...

moistbabe 27.11.2010 · Read full review
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Review of Grow Your Own Drugs: A Year with James Wong - James Wong

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Prejudiced - NO not me!

Advantages: Small, concise and inspiring.
Disadvantages: Those photographs are so beautiful they would look lovely when enlarged!

Gardening with WILD PLANTS by Julian Slatcher - published by the Guild of Master Craftsman Publications. The ideal Christmas present for anyone interested in gardening, British wild plants, or just glorious photographs. What comes to your mind when a ...

primrose2 05.11.2000 · Read full review
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Review of Gardening with Wild Plants - Julian Slatcher

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