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Civil War Plants & Herbs

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Description of plant-derived medicines used during the American Civil war, as well as a discussion of the home use of plants for food and pharmacy, make Civil War Plants & Herbs a treasure trove of information for herbalists and history buffs. The author uses primary sources such as letters and diaries to reveal some of the inconvenience and hardship the War brought, and some of the clever solutions developed by Southerners for coffee, tea, wheat flour and many other items.