The front cover of Fragrance of Medical Herbs: Find Beauties of Traditional Chinese Medicine [China Women's News]
Fragrance of Medical Herbs: Find Beauties of Traditional Chinese Medicine, a book by female Chinese writer Guan Xian, describes the medicinal value of different plants and their benefits to human health.
Guan hails from Zhuzhou, central China's Hunan Province and has already published numerous books and magazine articles on the topic. Meanwhile, she has a personal column in several newspapers and periodicals.
According to Guan, it took her five years to write Fragrance of Medical Herbs. The volume was regarded as an important work to be supported by Hunan Writers Association in 2016, Guan said.
In seven chapters, the author includes detailed depictions of various plants' morphology, characteristics, efficacy and other related aspects, hoping readers can have a better understanding of the mystery of traditional Chinese medicine through reading the book.
(Source: China Women's News/Translated and edited by Women of China)