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Mushrooms, Russia, and history

Wasson, Valentina Pavlovna

Mushrooms, Russia, and history

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Published by Pantheon Books in New York .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Russia (Federation)
    • Subjects:
    • Mushrooms, Hallucinogenic,
    • Mushrooms, Hallucinogenic -- Russia (Federation)

    • Edition Notes

      Statementby Valentina Pavlovna Wasson and R. Gordon Wasson.
      ContributionsWasson, R. Gordon 1898- joint author.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsQK617 .W35
      The Physical Object
      Pagination2 v. (xx, 432 p.)
      Number of Pages432
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL6218600M
      LC Control Number57002321


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A vice-president at J. Morgan, Wasson had been a keen amateur mycologist, publishing his first book in Mushrooms, Russia and history concerned edible fungus. Valentina Pavlovna Guercken was born in Russia in and moved to the United States with her family during the Russian revolution.

She became a pediatrician and in married R. Gordon Wasson in London. The following year, while on a honeymoon in the Catskill Mountains, Valentina came across mushrooms she recognized from her youth in Russia.

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