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  • Ginseng Roots
    Published by: Uncivilized Comics

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Issues

  • 3 February 2021

    Currently unavailable Ginseng Roots #8
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    • Back Issue Price
    • £3.75
    • RRP £5.40
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    A young Hmong boy sacrifices his childhood, his education, and his future dreams to help out in the family ginseng gardens. His father is torn between the traditional Hmong customs, shamanism, and his role as a Christian pastor in America.

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  • 24 November 2020

    Currently unavailable Ginseng Roots #7
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    • Back Issue Price
    • £3.75
    • RRP £5.40
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    The seventh issue of Craig Thompson’s Ginseng Roots follows the story of a family of Hmong immigrants that may have been the first to farm ginseng in America. The Hmong story is traced from CIA’s Secret War in Laos, through the ethnic cleansing campaign in their homeland, to America’s reluctant acceptance of Hmong as refugees.

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  • 15 September 2020

    Currently unavailable Ginseng Roots #5
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    • Back Issue Price
    • £3.75
    • RRP £5.40
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    The fifth issue flows along the ‘crimson creek’ of America’s history with ginseng: from the Native people’s uses of the plant, to French explorers’ ‘discovery’ in 1716, to America’s initiation of trade relations with China in 1784.

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  • 3 September 2020

    Currently unavailable Ginseng Roots #6
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    • £3.75
    • RRP £5.40
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    The stratification, planting, and growth cycles of the ginseng seed parallel the seasons of childhood.

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  • 29 July 2020

    Ginseng Roots #4
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    • Back Issue Price
    • £3.75
    • RRP £5.40

    Craig unearths the geological origins of the Ginseng-friendly Wisconsin soil, gets a grimy, back-breaking, and lucrative job of rock picking, and develops an alarming rocky lump.

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  • 5 February 2020

    Currently unavailable Ginseng Roots #3
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    • Back Issue Price
    • £1.88 Was £3.75
    • RRP £5.40
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    Ginseng Roots unearths the earliest recorded knowledge of ginseng and its healing properties.

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  • 12 November 2019

    Currently unavailable Ginseng Roots #2
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    • Back Issue Price
    • £3.30
    • RRP £4.50
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    Craig Thompson returns home, into the heart of rural Wisconsin, to the former global capital of ginseng cultivation.

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  • 15 October 2019

    Discontinued Ginseng Roots #1
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    Discontinued

    From ages 10 to 20, Craig Thompson (the author of Blankets) and his little brother Phil, toiled in Wisconsin farms.

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