Technical Manual: Emergency Food Plants and Poisonous Plants of the Islands of the Pacific
A fascinating little manual issued by the US Government for soldiers in the Pacific conflict in World War II to help them find food when supplies ran out. Fortunately there's also a section on what to avoid as well as a list of plants to use to knock out fish so that they can be caught more easily. 149 pages including over one hundred line drawings of the plants described.
Weight 0.3kg. Post free within Malaysia
Published by US Governement Printing Office, Washington DC, 1943
Condition: Very good. Paperback. The cover is barely worn and there is a neat institutional stamp on the title page. The binding is tight, the text is clear and there is mild tanning throughout.