Buhner, Stephen Harrod

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BUHNER, Stephen Harrod

BUHNER, Stephen Harrod. American, b. 1952. Genres: Poetry, Cultural/Ethnic topics, Environmental sciences/Ecology, Medicine/Health, Self help. Career: Wilderness survival training in Colorado, 1972-75; builder of custom furniture and solar homes, 1975-84; workshop leader, lecturer, teacher, 1980-; psychotherapist in private practice, 1981-95; proprietor of rare book and manuscript business, 1985-92; clinical herbalist, 1988-95; Healer's Review, editor, 1990-95; writer, 1995-. Ordained practitioner of Church of Gaia, 1990. Publications: Sacred Plant Medicine: Explorations in the Practice of Indigenous Herbalism, 1996; One Spirit, Many Peoples: A Manifesto for Earth Spirituality, 1997; Sacred and Herbal Healing Beers: The Secrets of Ancient Fermentation, 1998; Herbal Antibiotics: Natural Alternatives for Drug-Resistant Bacteria, 1999; Herbs for Hepatitis C and the Liver, 2000; The Lost Language of Plants: The Ecological Importance of Plant Medicines to Life on Earth, 2002; The Taste of Wild Water: Poems and Stories Found While Walking in Woods, 2002; Vital Man, 2003; The Fasting Path, 2003; The Secret Teachings of Plants, 2004. Address: 505 Flint Rd, Randolph, VT 05060-8769, U.S.A.