Stephen Buhner offers conclusive evidence that plant medicines, with their complex mix of multiple antibiotic, systemic, and synergistic compounds, should be our first line of defense against resistant infections. His indispensable reference explains the roots of antibiotic resistance, explores the value of herbal treatments and provides in depth profiles of the most reliably effective herbs with extensive medicine making instructions. Measures 6" x 9". Softcover 467 pages. Weighs 1.68 lbs.