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Second hand Medical, Herbal Medicine & Health books
A Manual Of Chinese Herbal Medicine Principles And Practice For Easy Reference
-by- Warner J-W Fan, MD (1996). ISBN 1570621470. A manual of diagnosis and therapy brilliantly organised for study
and reference; covers: important basic concepts of traditional Chinese medicine, such as yin and yang, the five
elements, qi, jing, and shen; causes of disease; classification of symptoms; methods of diagnosis; approaches to
treatment with herbal medicine; preventative measures; symptoms of common illnesses; therapeutic classifications of
many common herbs and prescriptions; 342 formulas for common compound drugs; case studies from the Chinese medical
literature illustrating the application of the principles discussed in this book. Used second hand hardcover book in
dust jacket. 332 pages. (Shambhala Publications Inc, Boston, 1996) Spine of dust jacket lightly worn at both ends
& sunned. Some marks & foxing on edges of pages. Else very good. Weight 600 grams.
A Manual Of Acupuncture (1998) -by- Peter Deadman & Mazin Al-Khafaji with Kevin Baker.
ISBN 0951054678. Journal of Chinese Medicine Publications. Chinese Acupuncture. Used second hand large
hardcover book. No dust jacket as issued. 668 pages. (Journal of Chinese Medicine Publications, Hove, UK. 1998)
Some marks on the blue cover. Name written inside front cover. Foxing & some marks on edges of pages. Else very
good condition. Weight 2.2 kilograms.
A Source Book Of Gestalt Psychology -prepared by- Willis D Ellis with an Introduction
by Professor K Koffka (3rd Imp 1950). Psychology. Condensed and simplified summaries in English of 34
articles and one book published in Germany between 1915 and 1929 by the leading exponents of Gestalt Psychology;
covers the general framework of Gestalt psychology, 28 selected papers dealing with experiments in perception,
thought, volition, animal psychology, abnormal phenomena exhibited by war patents, etc, and replies to various
criticisms. Used second hand hardcover book in price-clipped dust jacket covered by clear plastic sleeve. 404 pages.
(Routledge & Kegan Paul Ltd. London. 3rd Impression, 1950) Name and date written in pen on front free endpaper.
Light foxing on edges of pages. Else very good. Weight 800 grams.
An Australian Herbal A Practical Guide To Growing And Using Herbs In Temperate Australia And New Zealand -by-
Penny Woodward. ISBN 0908090927. Australian and New Zealand Herbal Gardening. A practical guide to growing herbs in temperate Australia
and New Zealand; describes in depth herb propagation and cultivation, summarised in a comprehensive chart of 176 herbs; includes lists of
herbs for specific uses and several sample garden designs to help with planning the garden; herbs are illustrated with black and white
line drawings. Used second hand hardcover book in dust jacket. 184 pages. (Hyland House Publishing. Melbourne. Reprint. 1988) Dust jacket is worn
in upper corners with very small tears. A few marks on the edges of pages. Else in very good condition. Weight 800 grams.
Analytical Music Therapy -edited by- Johannes Th. Eschen (2002). ISBN 1843100584. This book brings together the work of
analytical music therapists from Europe and the United States of America; it examines the origins and theory of Analytical Music Therapy
(AMT) before exploring its uses in various contexts. Used second hand paperback book. 224 pages. (Jessica Kingsley Publishers. London. 2002) Name
written on reverse of front cover. Corner of rear cover creased. Else very good condition.
Bioethics A Nursing Perspective -by- Megan-Jane Johnstone. Fifth Edition 2008. ISBN 9780729538732. NEW book. Nursing Bioethics.
Principles and standards of human rights and social justice and the role of nurses in upholding them.
New and emerging issues such as abortion terrorism, cybersuicide, psychiatric advance directives, and climate change
euthanasia are also dealt with. 472 pages. This book is new and is still sealed in clear plastic. (Churchill Livingstone Elsevier.
5th edition. 2008) Weight 840 grams. NEW.
Bush Medicine A Pharmacopoeia Of Natural Remedies -by- Tim Low (reprint 1991). ISBN 0207164622. Australian Herbal Remedies.
Through the diaries and journal of explorers, pioneers and early naturalists, the memories of those who still practise bush remedies,
and his own vast knowledge of the bush, Tim Low has brought together a fascinating picture of an evolving bush medicine; wild herbs,
steam baths, clay pills, goannas, ants and cockroaches, to name a few, have been used to cure all manner of ailments. 'Bush Medicine'
looks at the plants and animals used in bush remedies and also considers their conservation and commercial prospects. Used second hand large
format hardback book in dust jacket. 238 pages. (Collins Angus & Robertson Publishers, Sydney. Reprint 1991) Written gift inscription
on reverse of front free endpaper. Else in fine condition. Weight 1.2 kilograms.
Green Pharmacy The History and Evolution of Western Herbal Medicine -by- Barbara Griggs. 1997 Edition.
ISBN 0892817275. Herbalism. Herbal Medicine. Used second hand softcover book. 432 pages. (Healing Arts Press. Rochester,
Vermont. 1997) Corners bumped. Some pen marks on reverse of front cover. Foxing and marks on edges of pages. Else
very good. Weight 600 grams.
Healing The Hyperactive Brain Through The New Science Of Functional Medicine -by- Michael R Lyon
M.D. (2000). ISBN 0968510809. Millions of children and an ever-increasing number of adults are now on Ritalin, but are
drugs really the only effective way to cope with ADHD? This book provides real
solutions; it outlines in clear detail a systematic, comprehensive, highly
effective, scientific and rational method for uncovering the the hidden causes
of Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder and managing this condition
effectively without the need for drugs; the final section of this book is a
summary of this program for your doctor - by reading this section he or she can
understand the basics of the Functional Medicine approach in less than one hour.
(Focused Publishing, Calgary AB, 2000) Used second hand softcover book, 596
pages, name and number inside cover, first 2 pages are marked and rippled at
bottom, corners curled, page edges lightly soiled, else good. Weight 800 grams.
Occupational Therapy and Dementia Care The Home Environmental Skill-Building Program For
Individuals and Families -by- Laura N Gitlin and Mary A Corcoran. Book+CD. ISBN: 1569002037. Used second hand book. 303 pages.
(Aota Press. The American Occupational Therapy Association Inc. Bethesda, MD. 2005) Book is in fine
condition. CD is unused and still sealed into its envelope inside the rear cover.
Organon Of The Medical Art -by- Dr Samuel Hahnemann -edited & annotated by-
Wenda Brewster O'Reilly (1996). ISBN 1889613003. Homeopathy. The sixth edition of Dr. Samuel Hahnemann's
work of genius based on a new translation by Steven Decker, one of the most important books ever
written on homeopathy and homeopathic and holistic medicine. Used second hand paperback book. 410 pages. (Birdcage
Books, Palo Alto, CA. 1996) Corners are bumped. Light foxing on edges of pages. Else in very good
condition. Weight 600 grams.
Reader's Digest Magic And Medicine Of Plants A Guide To Hundreds Of Native And Exotic Plants And Their
Healing Powers. ISBN 0864385609. 1994. Herbal Medicine. Your guide to magical medicinal plants; described more than
280 common plants found in Australia and New Zealand and how they can be used to cure diseases, relieve pain and promote
good health; reports of modern scientific research show why many of these plants are widely used in medicine today.
illustrated with specially commissioned accurate colour paintings of over 300 plants commonly used in herbal medicine;
other sections offer knowledge of scientists, historians, anthropologists and others in the worlds of botany and medicine.
Used second hand hardcover book. No dust jacket as issued. 464 pages. (Reader's Digest. Sydney. 1994) A few marks on edges
of pages. Else in fine condition. Weight 1.4 kilograms.
The Flowering Of A Waratah A History of Australian Neurology and of The Australian
Association on Neurologists -by- M J Eadie. ISBN 0861966066. (John Libbey & Co Pty Ltd. Sydney. 2000)
Used second hand hardcover book. No dust jacket, as issued. Decorative covers. 250 pages. Small knock in lower edge of front cover.
Name whited out on front endpaper. Else in fine condition. Weight 950 grams.
The Foundations Of Chinese Medicine A Comprehensive Text For
Acupuncturists And Herbalists -by- Giovanni Maciocia (Reprint 1998). ISBN 0443039801. Foreword by Dr Su Xin Ming.
A comprehensive and scholarly work bringing together the complete theory of Chinese Medicine in detail, by referring to
the ancient Chinese texts as well as modern textbooks; key features include: explanation of the theories of Chinese
Medicine in relation to clinical practice; creative adaptation of Chinese Medicine theory to Western clinical conditions;
detailed presentations of the energetic action and clinical use of over 200 acupuncture points; discussion of many
previously neglected aspects of Chinese Medicine including the mental-spiritual aspects of the 5 main organs in health
and disease. Giovanni Maciocia is acknowledged and respected as an expert in Chinese Medicine in China as well as in the
West. Used second hand hardcover book. No dust jacket as issued. 498 pages. (Churchill Livingstone, Edinburgh, reprint 1998)
In very good condition. Weight 1.3 kilograms.
The Source For Dysarthria -by- Nancy B Swigert (1997). ISBN 0760601623. Speech Therapy. Dysarthrias are a group of related motor speech
disorders resulting from disturbed muscular control over the speech mechanism. (LinguiSystems Inc. 1997)
Used second hand spiral-bound softcover book. 262 pages. Covers are worn on edges and around spirals. Edges of
pages are grubby. Corners bumped. Else good. Weight 800 grams.
Wild Herbs Of Australia And New Zealand Revised Edition 1991 -by- Tim Low. ISBN 0207170010. Australian Botany.
Australian Wild Herbs. Wild Herbs of New Zealand. An informative guide shows where to locate and how to use wild
herbs; detailed illustrations and colour photographs help to identify these useful plants; includes recipes on how
best to use wild herbs; also provides identification of plants that resemble wild herbs and thus confuse the collector.
Illustrated with colour photographs and diagrams and line drawings. Used second hand softcover book. 160 pages. (Collins/Angus &
Robertson Publishers Australia. North Ryde. 1991) Corners bumped. Foxing on edges of pages. Else very good. Scarce.
With Courage and Devotion A History of Midwifery in New South Wales -by- Adcock, Bayliss, Butler,
Hayes, Woolston, Sparrow for the New South Wales Midwives Association (R.A.N.F.). ISBN 0959590692.
Used second hand softcover book. 103 pages. (Anvill Press. Wamberal. 1984) Covers are lightly scuffed.
Marks on edges of pages. Else very good.
Zang Fu The Organ Systems Of Traditional Chinese Medicine -by- Jeremy Ross (Reprint of 2nd Edition 1993). ISBN 0443034826.
A thorough understanding of the Zang Fu, the organ systems, is the central core of Traditional Chinese Medicine (TCM); this
authoritative and instructive text provides that understanding by focusing on genuine TCM as it is taught and practised in
the People's Republic of China today; the author has studied and trained in Canton and Nanjing, as well as in the UK; the book
gives a clear, well-organised framework of the theory of Zang Fu; illustrated with many tables, diagrams and actual case
histories, it shows how the theoretical principles are applied in clinical practice. Used second hand hardcover book. No dust
jacket as issued. 262 pages. (Churchill Livingstone, Edinburgh, reprint of 2nd Ed 1993) Covers are bumped on edges and sunned
on the spine. Else in very good condition. Weight 800 grams.
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