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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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A Wealth of Garden Knowledge in One Book

Advantages: A mine of gardening information.
Disadvantages: Expensive at full price.

...This 648 page tome from the Royal Horticultural Society is an absolute wealth of gardening information. The RHS are famous for their outstanding books and this one justifies their reputation. I found it to be highly readable and includes good advice ...

petehall 08.01.2001 · Read full review
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Review of RHS Gardeners Encyclopaedia - RHS

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What Plants Where?

Advantages: save money, check before you spend
Disadvantages: you find more things to buy

A tricky subject for all new gardeners and no doubt, like me you will all fall into the same trap,you will want to buy everything that you see in the garden centre. Stop there First buy a good book, I would recommend you spend seveal hours rummagi ...

Belgarath_02 09.07.2000 · Read full review
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Learn Allot Grow Allot

Advantages: Clear concise advice and easy to follow
Disadvantages: None for me

~~ Allotment – Month by Month ~~ I have the most vivid and wonderful childhood memories where I would help my Dad in the garden where he would be working hard with planting and harvesting our family’s ve ...

Alyson29 21.02.2012 · Read full review
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Review of Allotment Month by Month - Alan Buckingham

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