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Kava

From Ethnology to Pharmacology (Medicinal and Aromatic Plants - Industrial Profiles)

by Yadhu N. Singh

  • 315 Want to read
  • 5 Currently reading

Published by CRC .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Traditional medicine & remedies,
  • Plants, Medicinal,
  • Medical,
  • Medical / Nursing,
  • Therapeutic use,
  • Pharmacology,
  • Science / Botany,
  • Kava plant,
  • Kava,
  • Kava (Beverage)

  • The Physical Object
    FormatHardcover
    Number of Pages176
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL9851325M
    ISBN 100415323274
    ISBN 109780415323277

    ALEX KAVA's two stand-alone novels and seven novels featuring FBI profiler Maggie O'Dell have been published in more than twenty countries, appearing on the bestseller lists in Britain, Australia, Poland, Germany, and Italy/5().   The Paperback of the A Perfect Evil (Maggie O'Dell Series #1) by Alex Kava at Barnes & Noble. FREE Shipping on $35 or more! Due to COVID, orders may be delayed/5().

    Kava is an herb that has been used for ceremonial, ritual, religious, social, political, and medicinal purposes for centuries. In the past few decades, kava has been widely marketed as an over-the-counter treatment for anxiety, stress, restlessness, and sleep disorders. Kava: From Ethnology to Pharmacology describes the history, botanical origins, production, economic aspects, and chemical and Reviews: 1. Would suggest to anyone starting out with Alex Kava to start at the beginning of the Maggie O'Dell series and read in order as the characters grow with each book and although the author brilliantly mentions previous books within the story, if you have read the previous books it is easier to understand/5(16).

    Alex Kava. ALEX KAVA is a New York Times, USA Today and Amazon bestselling author of seventeen novels including the award-winning FBI Profiler Maggie O'Dell series and the critically acclaimed Ryder Creed K-9 Mystery series. Her novel Stranded was awarded both a Florida Book Award and the Nebraska Book Award. Kava or kava kava (Piper methysticum: Latin 'pepper' and Latinized Greek 'intoxicating') is a crop of the Pacific Islands. The name kava is from Tongan and Marquesan, meaning 'bitter'; other names for kava include ʻawa (), ʻava (), yaqona (), sakau (), seka (), and malok or malogu (parts of Vanuatu). Kava is consumed for its sedating effects throughout the Pacific Ocean cultures of Polynesia Clade: Tracheophytes.


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The most comprehensive treatment of kava ever written, Kava: The Pacific Elixir summarizes the literature and research on a plant that is now considered comparable or superior to anti-stress prescription drugs. Kava is consumed throughout the Pacific as a relaxing beverage for social interaction and as a support to religious by: JOIN Alex Kava’s Very Important Reader’s Club.

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Update Information. VIR Lunch Photos. Contest Winners. VIR Lunch Photos. Books shelved as alex-kava: A Perfect Evil by Alex Kava, Split Second by Alex Kava, At the Stroke of Madness by Alex Kava, A Necessary Evil by Alex Kava.

Kava has always wanted to be a writer from childhood, which she eventually became in Most of her novels feature Maggie O’Dell, an FBI Profiler. As mentioned, Alex Kava became a published author in when her first novel, A Perfect Evil, was published. Alex Kava is a member of the Nebraska Writers Guild and International Thriller Writers.

Her Stranded novel received the Florida Book Award and the Nebraska Book Award. Praise for Alex Kava. Kava shows mastery in constructing a plot with nonstop action and suspense rising to a nearly unbearable level. (Booklist on Stranded). The first book authored by Alex Kava, A Perfect Evil, revolves around a series of murders wherein the presumed serial murderer was gunned down previously.

However, it is belatedly realized that the real serial killer is still on the prowl. The author Alex Kava is a member of the International Thriller Writers as well as the Nebraska Writers Guild and her books have been so far sold all over the world in over Kava book million copies. Her popular crime mystery series focuses on Maggie O’Dell, an FBI profiler in Nebraska, who is called in to profile sadistic serial killers and hardened criminals all over the country, and does much more than simply profiling.

About Kava. Use Kava to buy your books for less and sell them for more. About Kava. A Ryder Creed Novel - 5 A TRAILBLAZER IN THE K-9 FICTION GENRE, Kava creates a “dynamic between Ryder and his canines that reveals a world rarely shared in fiction and perhaps nowhere.

Maggie O'Dell Collection Volume 1: A Perfect Evil / Split Second / The Soul CatcherAuthor: Alex Kava. A TRAILBLAZER IN THE K-9 FICTION GENRE, Kava creates a “dynamic between Ryder and his canines that reveals a world rarely shared in fiction and perhaps nowhere presented more effectively than in this series.” —Phil Jason, Florida Weekly.

CLICK on any cover to learn more. DESPERATE CREED | Book 5 Ryder Creed K-9 Mystery series Deb Carlin. The complete series list for - A Ryder Creed Novel Alex Kava. Series reading order, cover art, synopsis, sequels, reviews, awards, publishing history, genres, and time period.

Although Exposed was written well before this year, the recent Ebola outbreaks in Africa that was traveling to & confirmed in the United States gave this book in extra chilling factor.

Although the killer was a bit obvious by the halfway point in the book, Alex Kava did incredibly well with developing the characters and their stories/5(). Kava kava is an herbal derived from roots of the plant Piper methysticum, which has been used for centuries as a recreational and ceremonial drink in Oceania and more recently in concentrated forms in herbal medications to treat anxiety and insomnia.

Products labeled as kava have been linked to the development of clinically apparent acute liver injury which can be severe and even fatal. Alex Kava is an international bestselling suspense writer. Her work has been widely praised by critics and fans alike, and her previous novels in the Maggie O'Dell series, A Perfect Evil, Split Second and The Soul Catcher, have spent several weeks on the New York Times and USA TODAY bestseller lists.

Alex Kava is the New York Times, USA Today and Amazon-bestselling author of the critically acclaimed Maggie O’Dell series and a new series featuring former Marine, Ryder Creed and his K9 dogs.

Her stand-alone novel, One False Move, was chosen for the One Book One Nebraska and her political thriller, Whitewash, was one of January Magazine’s best thrillers of the : Heather Fink. I have read many books by Alex Kava and will read any others that she writes.

She is a good author. Read more. Helpful. Comment Report abuse. A Texas Reader. out of 5 stars Not the Maggie O'Dell story I've come to love. Reviewed in the United States on Septem Verified Purchase/5(). Hardcover Paperback Kindle Mostly writing suspense and psychological novels, the American author Alex Kava is well known for wrapping layers of intrigue and mystery into her stories.

Creating a wealth of titles, she has come to be regarded as one of the foremost writers within her field and genre. LIGHTS OUT Tea 2 x 20g - for Relaxing, Calming the Nervous System, and Promoting a Restful Sleep with Chamomile, Lavender, Valerian and Kava Root out of 5 stars 24 CDN$ CDN$ 99 (CDN$ /Item).

Before I left for Fiji I heard plenty about kava: that Fijians were obsessed with drinking it, that I would make you hallucinate, that it tasted terrible. Some of this was true, some of it was a flat-out lie. So I thought I would set the record straight about kava in Fiji.

Also known as Yaqona, kava plays a huge roll in Fiji’s culture and day to day life. Books Advanced Search Amazon Charts Best Sellers & more Top New Releases Deals in Books School Books Textbooks Books Outlet Children's Books Calendars & Diaries of results for Books: "alex kava".

A TRAILBLAZER IN THE K-9 FICTION GENRE, Kava creates a “dynamic between Ryder and his canines that reveals a world rarely shared in fiction and perhaps nowhere presented more effectively than in this series.” —Phil Jason, Florida Weekly Award-winning author, 5/5(41).Kava, also often called kava kava, is a member of the nightshade family of plants and native to the South Pacific islands ().Pacific Islanders have used it for hundreds of years as a ceremonial.