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Medicinal and Aromatic Plants of the World

Medicinal and Aromatic Plants of North America

Editors: Máthé, Ákos (Ed.)

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  • This volume includes various colour photos from this areaState of the art information is presented by well known experts in the areaThis is the sixth volume in the series

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About this book

This volume is aimed at offering an insight into the present knowledge of the vast domain of Medicinal and Aromatic Plants with a focus on North America. In this era of global climate change the volume is meant to provide an important contribution to a better understanding of the diverse world of Medicinal and Aromatic Plant research, production and utilization.

About the authors

Habil. Dr., Prof. Dr. MÁTHÉ, Ákos has 40 years’ background of teaching and research in plant ecophysiology, agricultural botany. He is Professor Emeritus at the FAFS, Széchenyi István University, Mosonmagyaróvár.

Two times Fulbright Scholar (1986 and 1995), visiting professor at University of Veterinary Medicine, Vienna (1995-1997).

Teaching/Research/Consulting and Publications in ecophysiology, plant domestication/introduction, production of MAPs, new crops, new uses of plants, including feed-additives

Served as president of ICMAP (2014 – 2019) and Chairman of ISHS Section MAPs (2006-2014).

Collaborated in international projects: FEED SEG, CEEPUS, ERASMUS+, HERBAID, GOOD HERBS, Herbs4Youth, EOHUB, etc.

Convener/speaker at international scientific congresses, conferences. Network co-ordinator of ESCORENA MAP

Table of contents (13 chapters)

Table of contents (13 chapters)
  • Introduction to Medicinal and Aromatic Plants in North America

    Pages 1-29

    Máthé, Ákos

  • Diversity, Conservation, and Sustainability of North American Medicinal Plants

    Pages 31-44

    Leaman, Danna J.

  • Pharmacopoeial Wild Medicinal Plants of North America

    Pages 45-79

    Brinckmann, Josef A.

  • American Cranberry (Vaccinium macrocarpon Ait.) and the Maintenance of Urinary Tract Health

    Pages 81-117

    Brendler, Thomas (et al.)

  • Medicinal Attributes of American Elderberry

    Pages 119-139

    Thomas, Andrew L. (et al.)

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eBook $119.00
price for USA in USD
  • ISBN 978-3-030-44930-8
  • Digitally watermarked, DRM-free
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Hardcover $159.99
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  • Free shipping for individuals worldwide
  • Institutional customers should get in touch with their account manager
  • Covid-19 shipping restrictions
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Bibliographic Information

Bibliographic Information
Book Title
Medicinal and Aromatic Plants of North America
Editors
  • Ákos Máthé
Series Title
Medicinal and Aromatic Plants of the World
Series Volume
6
Copyright
2020
Publisher
Springer International Publishing
Copyright Holder
Springer Nature Switzerland AG
eBook ISBN
978-3-030-44930-8
DOI
10.1007/978-3-030-44930-8
Hardcover ISBN
978-3-030-44928-5
Series ISSN
2352-6831
Edition Number
1
Number of Pages
VIII, 342
Number of Illustrations
35 b/w illustrations, 24 illustrations in colour
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