Nedlands: UWA Publishing, 2016. Octavo, paperback, colour photographs, map. Bumped front cover otherwise good.
This excellent guide provides for the first time a comprehensive information on the the medicinal plants that were used by Aboriginal people of the south-west of Western Australia before European settlement. The authors have recorded information on over 90 of the medicinal plants that were regularly used by the Noongar people. They hope it will ensure that the traditional knowledge is not lost forever with the passing of elders and traditional healers. The book is a guide to how to use plants for alternative treatments and protection from common ailments.
Price: $30.00 AU