May 2021 Nonfiction Backlist Highlights

Noongar Bush Medicine: Medicinal Plants of the South-West of Western Australia John Horsfall, Vivienne Hansen

Paperback | Dec 2016 | UWA Publishing | 9781742589060 | 240pp | 229x152mm | GEN | AUD$34.99, NZD$39.99

Noongar Bush Medicine provides for the first time a comprehensive account of the the medicinal plants that were used by Aboriginal people of the south-west of Western Australia before European settlement.

The book is a guide to how to use plants for alternative treatments and protection from common ailments.