Books tagged: indigenous medicine

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Piggy in the Middle Story: Bush Medicine
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 11,220. Language: English. Published: May 31, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Botany
This little book is written in an Aboriginal story-telling yarn way and is about my relationship with bush medicines. It is written for people interested in learning about bush medicine and explains the issues and outlines how to make it available whilst also preserving Indigenous knowledge. A 'must read' for anyone interested in such matters.
The Water Spirits
Price: $9.98 USD. Words: 10,210. Language: English. Published: January 30, 2012. Category: Screenplays » Biographical
The Water Spirits is based on a true story about a woman who spent three nights with a medicine man, a nganga, in the Santa Monica mountains. She had been diagnosed with multiple sclerosis which is referred to as a water spirit disease in Bantu medicine from Zimbabwe. What happened to Lucy during those three nights is miraculous and astounding.