Kurt Schnaubelt holds a Ph.D. in chemistry and is the founder and scientific director of the Pacific Institute of Aromatherapy in San Francisco, CA. He wrote this beautifully illustrated book, covering the different areas of aromatherapy, from how to recognize authentic essential oils, to recipes for everyday and basic health. Man of these recipes also contain other delightful information like the biology of the plant and the “Essential Oil Journey” – that traces the use of plant essences all over the world. 233 pgs. paperback.