With over 50,000 distinct species in sub-Saharan Africa alone, the African continent is endowed with an enormous wealth of plant resources. While more than 25 percent of known species have been used for several centuries in traditional African medicine for the prevention and treatment of diseases, Africa remains a minor player in the global natural

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chapter 2|104 pages

Catalog of Major African Medicinal Plants

chapter 4|18 pages

Healing and the African Culture

chapter 5|10 pages

The African Medicine Man