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Chinese Medicinal Identification

An Illustrated Approach

By (author)  Zhongzhen Zhao
By (author)  Hubiao Chen

Hardcover book

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At last, a specialized text dedicated to herbal quality assessment!

For centuries, pharmacists and clinicians have relied on the traditional method of macroscopic identification to assess...

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Price: $129.95

Acupuncture Core Therapy

By (author)  Shoji Kobayashi
Translated by  Dan Kenner

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Shakujyu chiryo is a popular acupuncture methodology in Japan that is increasingly taught in the academic schools and colleges. "Shaku" is a concept that refers to fullness or repletion, and "jyu" is a concept that refers to emptiness or vacuity. Kobayashi choses the name "Acupuncture Core Therapy" for the English language name of his shakuju chiryo...

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Price: $49.95

Chinese Life Sciences: Introductory Readings in Classical Chinese Medicine

By (author)  Paul U. Unschuld

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This work offers a selection of sixty texts with vocabulary and translation, compiled and translated from 33 classics including the Huang Di Nei Jing, Yi Xue, Nan Jing, Shi Ji, San Yin Lun, Shang Han Lun, Ben Cao Gan Mu, and Pi Wei Lun. The texts are presented in ten lessons. Each lesson provides information on the issues that have...

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Price: $69.95

Dictionary of the Ben Cao Gang Mu

Volume 1: Chinese Historical Illness Terminology

Edited by  Paul U. Unschuld

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The Ben cao gang mu, compiled in the second half of the sixteenth century by a team led by the physician Li Shizhen (1518-1593) on the basis of previously published books and contemporary knowledge, is the largest encyclopedia of natural history in a long tradition on Chinese...

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Price: $130.00

Dictionary of the Ben Cao Gang Mu Vol II

By (author)  Paul U. Unschuld
By (author)  Hua Linfu

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The Ben cao gang mu, compiled in the second half of the sixteenth century by a team led by the physician Li Shizhen (1518-1593) on the basis of previously published books and contemporary knowledge, is the largest encyclopedia of natural history in a long tradition of Chinese materia medica works. Its description of almost 1,900 pharmaceutically...

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Price: $130.00

Encyclopedia of Medicinal Plants 4 Vol SET

By (author)  Zhongzhen Zhao
By (author)  Gen PeiXiao

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This set of 4 encyclopedic tomes embraces a vast collection of medicinal plants set out by regional interests, both Eastern and Western. Each medicinal is presented with Latin, English, PinYin, and Chinese nomenclature, accompanied by exquisite 4-color photographs of the herb both as field-grown plant and as dried medicinal preparation. The information...

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Price: $600.00

Essential Chinese Formulas

225 Classical & Modern Prescriptions Organized by Clinical Category

By (author)  Jake Fratkin

Hardcover book

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Essential Chinese Medicine provides concise 2-page summations of 133 classical formulas, 83 modern formulas, and 9 single herbs. Within are formulas with ingredient percentages, clinical applications, historical origins, contraindications, and commentary. The formulas...

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Price: $65.00

Essential Subtleties on the Silver Sea: Yin-hai Jing-wei

By (author)  Paul Unschuld
By (author)  Gen JurKovacs

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Here is the first translation into English of the complete Yin-hai jing-wei, a classic 15th century text on Chinese ophthalmology. As one of the few original manuscripts on traditional Chinese medicine translated into a Western language, this work offers an unprecedented view of the practice of medicine, and specifically eye care, in pre-modern...

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Price: $84.00

Growing Food in a Hotter, Drier Land

Lessons from Desert Farmers on Adapting to Climate Uncertainty

By (author)  Gary Paul Nabhan

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With climatic uncertainty now “the new normal,” many farmers, gardeners, and orchardists in North America are desperately seeking ways to adept how they grow food in the face of climate change. The solutions may be at our back door.

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Price: $29.95

The Heal Your Gut Cookbook

Nutrient-Dense Recipes for Intestinal Health Using the GAPS Diet

By (author)  Hilary Boynton
By (author)  Mary Brackett

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With more than two hundred straightforward, nutrient-dense, and appealing recipes, The Heal Your Gut Cookbook was created by GAPS Diet experts Hilary Boynton and Mary G. Brackett to help heal your gut and to manage the illnesses that stem from it.

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Huang Di Nei Jing Complete Translation

By (author)  Paul U. Unschuld

Hardcover book

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This is the first annotated English translation of the ancient Chinese life sciences text Huang Di Nei Jing Su Wen based on an application of rigorous philological principles. The creative reception of so-called TCM in many Western countries has led to a conceptual and clinical reality that is rather distant from its beginnings in Han-dynasty...

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Price: $204.95

Huang Di Nei Jing Ling Shu

By (author)  Paul U Unschuld

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The Ling Shu, also known as the Ling Shu Jing, is part of a unique and seminal trilogy of ancient Chinese medicine, together with the Su Wen and Nan jing. It constitutes the foundation of a two-thousand-year healing tradition that remains active to this day. Its therapeutic approach is based on a purely secular science...

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Price: $110.00

Learn to Read Chinese Vol. I

By (author)  Paul U Unschuld

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These two volumes teach the language of contemporary Chinese technical literature. The subject matter is Chinese medicine, making these texts ideal for those who wish to learn Chinese from real-world sources. All 128 of the texts chosen are excerpted from the introduction to Chinese medicine written by Qin Bowei, one of the founders of TCM and a medical...

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Price: $59.95

Not in His Image

By (author)  John Lamb Lash

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Long before the birth of Christianity, monotheism was an anomaly; Europe and the Near East flourished under the divine guidance of Sophia, the ancient goddess of wisdom. The Earth was the embodiment of Sophia and thus sacred to the people who sought fulfillment in her presence. This ancient philosophy was threatening to the emerging salvation-based...

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Price: $24.95

A Practical Dictionary of Chinese Medicine

By (author)  Nigel Wiseman
By (author)  Ye Feng

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From the simple and common to the complex and rare, this book contains subtleties, distinctions and nuances of Chinese medicine never found in beginners' texts. Whether for translational or clinical application, it presents the concepts of Chinese medicine exactly as they would come to the mind...

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Price: $179.95

Preserving Food Without Freezing or Canning

Traditional Techniques Using Salt, Oil, Sugar, Alcohol, Vinegar, Drying, Cold Storage, and Lactic Fermentation

By (author)  Deborah Madison

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Typical books about preserving garden produce nearly always assume that modern “kitchen gardeners” will boil or freeze their vegetables and fruits. Yet here is a book that goes back to the future – celebrating traditional but little-known French techniques for storing and preserving...

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Price: $25.00

Shonishin- Japanese Pediatric Acupuncture

A Text and Video Guide, Second Edition

By (author)  Stephen Birch

Hardcover book

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This latest work from an eminent acupuncture scholar, clinician, and lecturer addresses the emerging interest in safe, specialized, non-insertion acupuncture treatment options for infants and children. As the only English language book available on the topic, this text is a must-have for all acupuncturists (regardless of style of practice), for students...

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Price: $89.99

Tao of Sound- Acoustic Sound Healing for the 21st Century

By (author)  Fabien Maman
By (author)  Terres Unsoeld

Hardcover book

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In 1981, French musician/composer and acupuncturist Fabien Maman conducted a revolutionary sound/cellular experiment, microscopically documenting the impact of acoustic sound on human cells by using tuning forks and color lights on the acupuncture meridians to heal the body, mind and spirit.  This research changed the landscape of vibrational sound...

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Price: $75.00

Traditional Japanese Acupuncture: Fundamentals of Meridian Therapy

By (author)  Soc.Trad.Jap.Med.
By (author)  Koei Kuahara

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Meridian Therapy, the system of traditional acupuncture utilized in Japan and based on the acupuncture classics (e.g., the Su Wen, Ling Shu, and Nan Jing) is a very sophisticated treatment modality that has much to offer and much to teach to Western students, practitioners, and their patients. The authors, a group of Japan’s foremost teachers...

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Price: $42.95

Wild Fermentation

The Flavor, Nutrition, and Craft of Live-Culture Foods

By (author)  Sandor Katz

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Not only a comprehensive recipe book of fermented and live-culture cuisine, this book also explores the history and politics of human nutrition. Fermented foods -- bread, coffee, chocolate, beer, wine, cheese, miso, yogurt, and sauerkraut -- are literally alive with the complex bacterial activity necessary to life itself, not deadened or destroyed by...

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Price: $29.95

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