By: Jim Meuninck
Richly illustrated and information-packed tools for the novice or handy reference for the veteran, Basic Illustrated books distill years of knowledge into affordable and visual guides. Whether you're planning a trip or thumbing for facts in the field, the Basic Illustrated series shows you what you need to know.
Discover how to: Forage for and identify more than 150 wild plants, herbs, and berries. Prepare delicious recipes using your wild harvest. Determine the identity of poisonous plants and poisonous look-alikes. Treat a variety of ailments and illnesses from colds to heart disease and more. Moderate your intake of certain plants and herbs to avoid physical illness.