內容簡介 Fragrances of the Soul offers an examination of the history, philosophy, and application of natural perfumes that are utilized in healing traditions around the world.Author John E Smith takes us on a fragrant journey of discovery, from ancient Egypt and Greece, on through the annals of Indian Ayurveda and traditional Chinese medicine, to modern day treatments.We investigate the use of natural perfume oils in the teachings of the Old and New Testament, the Persian Canon of Medicine, and other major texts. The book also provides insight into the many different fragrances that have been used traditionally to promote health of mind, body, and spirit.About the Author: John E Smith of Bristol, England, is a classical herbalist who has trained in many healing traditions. He has travelled widely, investigating the use of herbs, oils, and other natural healing approaches. This is his third nonfiction book. 100 Herbs of Power and Food, Herbs, Health and Healing were previously published by Strategic Book Publishing.