Thursday, February 16, 2012

New Book: Bush Medicine of the Bahamas

New Book, "Bush Medicine of the Bahamas," Preserves Knowledge of Bahamian Traditional Medicine and Tropical Plants Used to Treat Common Ailments and Diseases.

Ethnobotanist, Jeffrey H. McCormack, Ph.D., announces the release of his new book, “Bush Medicine of the Bahamas.” McCormack says that what makes the book unique is the multi-dimensional approach. It includes a materia medica, pharmacological notes, oral histories, and cross-cultural uses of Bahamian medicinal plants, and it can be used a field guide to medicinal plants.

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