"A thorough, clinically oriented exposition of tongue diagnosis." -- American Journal of Acupuncture
"Will undoubtedly be the standard textbook on tongue diagnosis for many years to come." -- The Journal of Chinese Medicine
Giovanni Maciocia is an acupuncturist and medical herbalist in Amersham, England, where he has practiced since 1973. He studied acupuncture at the International College of Oriental Medicine in Sussex (Bachelor of Acupuncture, 1974) and the Nanjing College of Traditional Chinese Medicine (Diplomate, 1980, 1982, 1987). Since 1979 he has been a contributing editor to The Journal of Chinese Medicine, and a frequent lecturer on Chinese medicine in Europe and the United States. His other books include The Foundations of Chinese Medicine, and Obstetrics and Gynecology in Chinese Medicine.
I really liked this book, good quality pictures, simple explanations. I revue it all the time. A great help for tongue diagnosis.Published 23 days ago by HelenLac
Very thorough treatment of the subject, wonderful for Western students learning tongue diagnosis. Lots of clear photographs top illustrate each tongue presentation.Published 9 months ago by Prairie Gal
Another Giovanni book. He's like the Chinese Medicine Mafia - he's italian, he's everywhere, and he's never wrong. Yeah, right. Read morePublished on Jan. 24 2003 by Brian B. Carter