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Dictionary of the Ben cao gang mu, Volume 1
Language: en
Pages: 764
Authors: Zhibin Zhang, Paul U. Unschuld
Categories: Reference
Type: BOOK - Published: 2014-12-12 - Publisher: Univ of California Press

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.
Dictionary of the Ben Cao Gang Mu, Volume 3
Language: en
Pages: 796
Authors: Zheng Jinsheng, Nalini Kirk, Paul D. Buell
Categories: Reference
Type: BOOK - Published: 2018-02-06 - Publisher: Univ of California Press

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.
Dictionary of the Ben cao gang mu, Volume 2
Language: en
Pages: 466
Authors: Hua Linfu, Paul D. Buell
Categories: Reference
Type: BOOK - Published: 2016-11-22 - Publisher: Univ of California Press

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.
Arabic Medicine in China
Language: en
Pages: 1006
Authors: Paul David Buell, Eugene N. Anderson
Categories: History
Type: BOOK - Published: 2021-06-22 - Publisher: BRILL

The Huihui Yaofang was an encyclopaedia of Near Eastern medicine compiled under the Mongol Yuan Dynasty for the benefit of themselves and Chinese medical establishments. We translate the surviving material and context it in the history and ethnobiology of the medicine described.
CRC World Dictionary of Medicinal and Poisonous Plants
Language: en
Pages: 3960
Authors: Umberto Quattrocchi
Categories: Science
Type: BOOK - Published: 2016-04-19 - Publisher: CRC Press

"Following on the successes of two previous dictionary projects, the CRC World Dictionary of Plant Names and the CRC World Dictionary of the Grasses, Umberto Quattrocchi has undertaken this dictionary of economically important plants.... He has done for these plants what was so admirably done in his other works—brought the