In the Footsteps of the Yellow Emperor
Tracing the History of Traditional Acupuncture
By Peter Eckman. 6" x 9.25", 231 pg, hardcover. It is surprising that so little of its history is unknown...there are actually several distinct traditions born of the same mother discipline, TCM. This book examines the broad history of this field, and focuses on two of the more well-known traditions: that based on the 8 principles and that based on the 5 elements.