Author Seeks to Make People Aware of Plant's Roles in People's Lives...
Discussing a myriad of flora that reside in a variety of locations meadows, swamps and woods Taylor explores the tales surrounding them and explains how peoples ancestors, in Appalachia especially, used them as food or treatments for ailments. Along with dispelling myths with truth, Taylor presents tips and advice for classifying blooms and gathering the plants or their seeds correctly.
By sharing the history of these plant, Taylor hopes to impress on readers the import of the plants for people of the past.
By Connie L. Taylor
Hardcover | 5.5 x 8.5 in | 240 pages | ISBN 9781480863606
Softcover | 5.5 x 8.5 in | 240 pages | ISBN 9781480863590
E-Book | 240 pages | ISBN 9781480863613
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About the Author
Connie L. Taylor was born in Science Hill, Kentucky, and raised in Dayton, Ohio. After serving in Vietnam with the U.S. Marine Corps, Taylor returned to Kentucky and enrolled in college. He went on to write for the local paper in London, Kentucky, as a contributing columnist, and he has been published in A.T. Journeys the official magazine of the Appalachian Trail Conservancy.