Women Healers: Portraits of Herbalists, Physicians, and Midwives

Women Healers: Portraits of Herbalists, Physicians, and Midwives
Publisher : Inner Traditions/Bear & Company
Description
Drawing on primary sources for her revisionist history, the author highlights important contributions of women healers from ancient times to the present.




Praise and Reviews
"Brooke's women healers are gentle and compassionate people, less concerned with the brilliance of developing technology than with the care of the patient."
The Daily Mail




 
Elisabeth Brooke
A professional herbalist and healer who carries on the tradition of women's medicine, Elisabeth Brooke devotes herself to the study, practice, and preservation of women's ancient m More...