Tam and other interested readers here's a link to the chapter on the Ethnobotany of Cactus (starts on page 43) in the massive book The Cactus Family, written by the same guy who wrote that treatise on Peyote I mentioned earlier. Which was only 270+ pages according to Amazon, amazing how memory can expand things twice larger than life. THIS cactus book is some 700+ pages though (I checked)... This chapter covers most aspects of cactus use from food to religious.
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