The author, Susun Weed, has been living the simple life for more than 30 years as an herbalist, goat keeper, homesteader, and feminist. In addition to being the author of four highly-acclaimed books on herbs and women's health, Susun lectures world-wide as the voice of the Wise Woman tradition, personally supervises 400 correspondence students, and directs the activities of the Wise Woman Center where she trains apprentices (240 to date) in the shamanic arts. Her four books: The Wise Woman Herbal Healing Wise; New Menopausal Years the Wise Woman Way; Breast Cancer? Breast Health! the Wise Woman Way and Wise Woman Herbal for the Childbearing Year are used by more than a million women.Weed, Susun S. is the author of 'Wise Woman Herbal for the Childbearing Year', published 1985 under ISBN 9780961462000 and ISBN 0961462000.