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Gelfand, Mavi, Drummond & Ndemera

THE TRADITIONAL MEDICAL PRACTITIONER IN ZIMBABWE

Published: Mambo Press, Gweru, 1985

Edition: First Edition

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A ten-year study of the beliefs and practice of the N'anga, the Shona traditional medical practitioner, mainly in Eastern Zimbabwe. The author and his colleagues surveyed very many patients and remedies from 1970-1985. First part: General Survey. Second Part: Survey of plants used in remedies. Bibliography, Index. 27 photographs of N'anga at different stages of healing sessions. 10pp photographs of implements. 25 full-page line drawings of some medicinal plants. Pages i-x pp1-411. Soft cover, illustrated. Binding firm, no loose pages. Corners and spine lightly scuffed. Overall condition Very Good.
  • Size: 240 x 175 x 23 mm
  • Sold By: Pringle Bay Books
  • Contact Person: Neil Berens
  • Country: South Africa
  • Email: [email protected]
  • Telephone: 082 899 7195 or 083 652 5694
  • Preferred Payment Methods: Mastercard, VISA, and EFT
  • Trade Associations: SABDA


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