The Traditional Healer's Handbook
A Classic Guide to the Medicine of AvicennaBook - 1991
This comprehensive guide to healing synthesizes the principles and practices of Hippocratic, Chinese, Ayurvedic, and Persian medicine, and includes the first English translation of one of the handbooks of Avicenna, whose writings have been classics in herbal and dietetic medicine for more than 1,000 years. Based on the philosophy that ""food is the best medicine,"" Avicenna's canon provides simple and effective diagnostic techniques and therapies for maintaining health and strengthening the immune system.
Publisher: Rochester, Vt. : Healing Arts Press ; [s.l.] : Distributed to the book trade in the U.S. by American International Distribution Corp., c1991
Branch Call Number: 610.953 Chishti
Characteristics: 385 p. : ill. ; 23 cm