Guide to Wild Foods and Useful PlantsBook - 1999
An array of abundant wild foods is available to hikers, campers, botanists or anyone interested in living closer to the earth. Written by a leading expert on wild foods and a well-known teacher of survival skills, Guide to Wild Foods and Useful Plants is more than a listing of plant types--it teaches how to recognize edible plants and where to find them, their medicinal and nutritional properties, and their growing cycles. It also includes fascinating folklore about plants, personal anecdotes about trips and meals, simple and tasty recipes, and photographs.
Publisher: Chicago, Ill. : Chicago Review Press, 1999.
Edition: 1st ed.
Branch Call Number: 581.63/NYER
Characteristics: 238p. 23cm.