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Author Marley, Greg A., 1955-

Title Chanterelle dreams, amanita nightmares : the love, lore, and mystique of mushrooms / Greg A. Marley.

Imprint White River Junction, Vt. : Chelsea Green Pub., c2010.


Location Call No. OPAC Message Status
 Axe 2nd Floor Stacks  579.616 M343c 2010    ---  Available
Description xvii, 263 p., [8] p. of plates : ill. (some col.) ; 23 cm.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (p. [241]-245) and index.
Contents Tales from the forest floor -- Mushrooms and culture. Passionate about mushrooms : the Russian and Slavic experience ; Overcoming distrust : mushrooming in America -- Mushrooms as food : leading with our stomachs. The Foolproof Four : updated for a new millennium ; Chanterelles ; Boletus edulis ; The Agaricus brothers -- Dangerously toxic, deadly interesting : poisonous mushrooms : not as bad as you fear. Mushroom poisoning : not as bad as you fear ; Mushroom poisoning : the potential risks and ways to avoid them ; Amanita nightmares : the Death Cap and Destroying Angel ; False morels : the Finnish Fugu ; A fallen angel ; The poison pax : a deadly mystery -- Mushrooms and the mind : the origin of religion and the pathway to enlightenment : entheogens : a new way to view hallucinogenic mushrooms ; Amanita muscaria : soma, religion, and Santa ; Psilocybin : gateway to the soul or just a good high? -- Mushrooms within living ecosystems. Honey mushrooms : the race for the world's largest fungus ; Fairy rings and fairy tales ; Fungal bioluminescence : mushroom nightlights ; Who's eating the truffles? ; Woodpeckers, wood decay fungi, and forest health -- Tools for a new world. Growing mushrooms in the garden : a how-to story.5
Subject Mushrooms.
Mushrooms -- Identification.
Cooking (Mushrooms)
ISBN 9781603582148
Standard No. AU@ 000045688818

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