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Author Peters, Josephine Grant.

Title After the first full moon in April : a sourcebook of herbal medicine from a California Indian elder / Josephine Grant Peters and Beverly R. Ortiz ; including contributions from Cheryl Beck .. [and others] ; Karuk plant names by James A. Ferrara..

Publication Info. Walnut Creek, CA : Left Coast Press, 2011.


Location Call No. Status
 South Windsor Public Library - Non Fiction  979.4 P44A    Check Shelf
Edition First paperback edition.
Description 220 pages : illustrations ; 26 cm
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and indexes.
Contents Preface -- Acknowledgments -- Spirit people -- The peppernut -- The peppernut story -- A life well lived -- Gathering ethics -- Herbal medicines and native plant foods -- The plants -- Non-herbal cures -- Endnotes -- References -- Plant index -- Medical conditions index -- Subject index
Subject Plants, Medicinal -- California.
Ethnobotany -- California.
Medicine, Traditional -- California.
Karok women -- California -- Biography.
Indian women healers -- California -- Biography.
Phytotherapy -- California.
Herbs -- Therapeutic use -- California.
Karok Indians -- Medicine -- California.
Karok Indians -- California -- Social life and customs.
Local Subject Indigenous peoples, North American -- California.
Subject Indians, North American -- California.
Peters, Josephine Grant.
Added Author Ortiz, Bev.
Beck, Cheryl.
ISBN 1611327911 paperback
9781611327915 paperback
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