Los Remedios: Traditional Herbal Remedies of the Southwest

Los Remedios: Traditional Herbal Remedies of the Southwest MichaelMoore Mimi Kamp
  • Title: Los Remedios: Traditional Herbal Remedies of the Southwest
  • Author: MichaelMoore Mimi Kamp
  • ISBN: 9781878610065
  • Page: 202
  • Format: Paperback
  • Los Remedios: Traditional Herbal Remedies of the Southwest MichaelMoore Mimi Kamp Los Remedios Traditional Herbal Remedies of the Southwest Los Remedios sold than copies in its original unillustrated edition Now expanded revised and with the addition of attractive pen and ink botanical drawings it is an essential addition to any
    Los Remedios sold than 60,000 copies in its original unillustrated edition Now expanded, revised, and with the addition of attractive pen and ink botanical drawings, it is an essential addition to any reference library.
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    About MichaelMoore Mimi Kamp


    1. Michael Moore January 9, 1941 February 20, 2009 was a medicinal herbalist, author of several reference works on botanical medicine, and founder of the Southwest School of Botanical Medicine SWSBM Before he was an herbalist Michael Moore was a musician and a composer 1 He operated the SWSBM as a residency program for 28 years, first in Albuquerque, New Mexico and later in Bisbee, Arizona For decades, Moore influenced, impacted, taught, reached one way or another practicing herbalists than any other living herbalist in the United States His books put the previously unknown materia medica of the southwest into mainstream botanical medicine.While Moore believed herbs and plants provided a natural way of treating many minor afflictions, he accepted that medical drugs should be used for serious illness.Librarian Note There is than one author in the database with this name See this thread for information.


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    1. Working at Herbs Etc Los Remedios means to me than ever We carry many of the herbs in this book They sit in big baskets with their Spanish names displayed, harvested by local wildcrafters Michael Moore s legacy lives on here in Northern New Mexico the legacy of traditional herbalism, grandmothers being able to access Escoba de la Vibora because they didn t seem to harvest enough this last late summer, herbs still taking the place of doctors when many folks still have limited access to western m [...]

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    2. This had nice toxicity information although it seems to be less cautious than I am and usage information although not as succinctly organized as the herb books I tend to like I d probably buy this if I was interested in SW herbalism As it is the few herbs I was interested in were better covered elsewhere There also wasn t a good affliction to herb section like some other herb books have

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    3. This had nice toxicity information although it seems to be less cautious than I am and usage information although not as succinctly organized as the herb books I tend to like I d probably buy this if I was interested in SW herbalism As it is the few herbs I was interested in were better covered elsewhere There also wasn t a good affliction to herb section like some other herb books have

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    4. Tons of new things to potentially add to the toolbox.Also good to have consumed some data regarding the local traditions and knowledge.

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    5. Michael Moore is a delight to read He offers much information on his website and in his books Humor is injected freely into his text, but his viewpoint on many herbs is that of someone who really does use them and knows what he s talking about It s clear that he s confident in his approach, knowledgeable and, best of all, willing to share.He tells four methods of collecting, followed by an intense listing of herbs and their actions Each herb lists a great general reference guide one of the hone [...]

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    6. Moore is an excellent herbalist His information is, as usual, good and clearly presented Where this book failed for me was the tone It is obviously written from the pov of an outsider and, while he seems to respect the people whose traditions he is writing about, one has the feeling that much was left out that didn t fit with his own world view.Also, the binding on my copy was terribly shoddy pages falling out right and left.

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