A Radical History of Plants, Psychedelics and Human Evolution
The single most influential spokesperson for organic psychedelics * The Independent * The modern classic on mind-altering drugs and hallucinogens * The Washington Post * The culture's foremost spokesperson for the psychedelic experience * L.A. Weekly * Essential reading for anyone who ever wondered why people take drugs -- Rupert Sheldrake Food Of The Gods deploys some entertaining learning, and provides an exciting challenge to conventional thinking. * The Independent *
Terence McKenna (1946-2000) was an American ethnobotanist, psychonaut and author noted for his groundbreaking research into and knowledge of psychedelics, metaphysics and subjects ranging from shamanism to the origins of language and civilization. His other books include True Hallucinations, The Archaic Revival and The Invisible Landscape.