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Title: Rhino horn: miracle medicine or mythical magic?
Author(s): Holt-Biddle, D.
Year published: 1995
Journal: REF News
Volume: no. 13
Pages: 4
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Categories and original text of this Reference:

Asia - East Asia - China
Value - Related to Horn
All Rhino Species
Powdered rhino horn has been used in traditional Oriental medicine for at least 3 600 years. The innovativeness of the Chinese has long been known, and admired - think of spaghetti and silk, gunpowder and fireworks, printing and paper. Their firm belief in the efficacy of animal products as med...

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