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The Illustrated Guide to Edible Wild Plants by the Department of the Army

In a situation where survival is at stake, plants can provide crucial food and medicine.
 
Their safe usage requires absolutely positive identification, knowing how to prepare them for eating, and a solid awareness of any dangerous properties they might have.
 
Familiarity with the botanical structures of plants and information on where they grow will make them much easier to locate and identify.
 
Includes descriptions of:
  • Physical characteristics
  • Habitat and distribution
  • Edible parts of wild plants
 
Originally intended for Army use, this book serves as a survival aid for civilians as well.
 
  • Paperback
  • 6" x 9"
  • 160 pages
  • Color photographs
 
ISBN: 1585746614
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The Illustrated Guide to Edible Wild Plants by the Department of the Army
The Illustrated Guide to Edible Wild Plants

SKU #:
12193744
UPC #:
9781585746613
$14.99