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One of three books that are the bibles of Traditional Chinese Medicine. A section devoted to nomenclature and preparation describes the most important methods of processing and preparing each herb, and the advantages of each method.

The new portable edition of Chinese Herbal Medicine: There’s a problem loading this menu right now. This book is not for everyone.

It contains detailed information on amteria very, very large variety of herbs and plants from an oriental medicine perspective.


Explore the Home Gift Guide. Learn more about Amazon Prime. Every herb is gone into in detail with properties, combinations and preparation methods. It provides a wealth of new information – more than twice the content of the previous edition — and practical insight into more than of the most commonly used herbs in the Chinese pharmacopoeia.

Not only is it exhaustive and well-organized, but the breadth of information and its clarity make it the must-go reference in Chinese Herbology in the West.

Chinese Herbal Medicine: Materia Medica (Portable 3rd Ed.)

Sep 20, David Parker rated it it was amazing Shelves: Materia Medica and Chinese Herbal Medicine: Top Reviews Most recent Top Reviews. Jul 24, Jessie rated it really liked it. This is an Excellent Book Jul 26, Eric Grey rated it it was amazing Shelves: Discover Prime Book Box for Kids. The Materia Medica provides a wealth of information and practical insight into more than of the most commonly used herbs in the Chinese pharmacopoeia. Amazon Drive Cloud storage from Amazon.

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The Foundations of Chinese Medicine: Having studied with notes from teachers and other books, this is always the one I go to. There are also comprehensive indices of both herbs and formulas, as well as a general index. Herbs are grouped in chapters by function, with expanded summaries and tables for contrast and comparison. Thank you for maeria feedback.


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In particular, the descriptions of herbal individuality and applications which are rooted in traditional energetics and classical references are the great bensyk of this book.

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