Heralded as the herb book for the self-sufficient, this is everyone's handbook to health. It can be used in many ways,for daily use, for travelers, for pets, and it is ideal for hundreds of ailments. It is written in clear and concise terms. Lalitha takes the guesswork out of herbs. The book is a gem for consumers. Botanical medicine in this country will benefit from this book for years to come. It's already a classic.