Educational books about cannabis

Here are some of our favorite books about everything from growing marijuana, to treating medical conditions with cannabis, to cooking with infused oils, to starting a cannabis business in the legal industry.


The Analytical Chemistry of Cannabis

By Brian Thomas, Mahmoud ElSohly
Book Topics: Pharmacology, medical marijuana, strains
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Big Book of Buds Greatest Hits: Marijuana Varieties from the World's Best Breeders

By Ed Rosenthal
Book Topics: Strains, Cultivation, Photographs
Available Formats: Paperback
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Cannabis and Cannabinoids: Pharmacology, Toxicology, and Therapeutic Potential

By Ethan Russo, Franjo Grotenhermen
Book Topics: Medical marijuana, cannabis history, marijuana information, pharmacology, clinical use, toxicology
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The Entrepreneur's Guide to Cannabis: Concentrated Advice From 25 Industry Leaders

By Michael Zaytsev
Book Topics: Cannabis business, legalization, entrepreneurship
Available Formats: Digital
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The Cannabis Encyclopedia: The Definitive Guide to Cultivation & Consumption of Medical Marijuana

By Jorge Cervantes
Book Topics: Growing cannabis, cultivation, general information, cannabis history, cooking with cannabis
Available Formats: Hardcover, Paperback
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Beyond Buds: Marijuana Extracts—Hash, Vaping, Dabbing, Edibles and Medicines

By Ed Rosenthal
Book Topics: Legalization, consumer products, strains
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The Little Black Book of Marijuana: The Essential Guide to the World of Cannabis

By Steve Elliott
Book Topics: Cannabis history, legalization, cultivation, medical marijuana, cooking with cannabis, strains, marijuana culture
Available Formats: Hardcover, Digital
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The Handbook of Cannabis Therapeutics: From Bench to Bedside (Haworth Series in Integrative Healing)

By Ethan Russo, Franjo Grotenhermen
Book Topics: Cannabis history, pharmacology, strains, medical marijuana
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Handbook of Psychotropic Herbs: A Scientific Analysis of Herbal Remedies for Psychiatric Conditions

By Ethan Russo, Virginia Tyler
Book Topics: Strains, Medical marijuana, pharmacology, cannabis history
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Marijuana Grower's Handbook: Your Complete Guide for Medical and Personal Marijuana Cultivation

By Ed Rosenthal
Book Topics: Marijuana cultivation, growing cannabis, strains,
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Cannabis Therapeutics in HIV/AIDS

By Ethan Russo
Book Topics: Medical marijuana, marijuana politics,
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Marijuana Chemistry: Genetics, Processing, Potency

By Michael Starks
Book Topics: Cannabis research, growing cannabis, strains, legalization
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Marijuana Legalization: What Everyone Needs to Know

By Jonathan P. Caulkins, Beau Kilmer, Mark A. R. Kleiman
Book Topics: Legalization
Available Formats: Hardcover, Paperback
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Humboldt: Life on America's Marijuana Frontier

By Emily Brady
Book Topics: Cannabis culture, legalization
Available Formats: Hardcover, Digital
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Small Spaces, Big Yields: A Quick-Start Guide to Yielding 12 or More Ounces Indoors

By Read Spear
Book Topics: Growing cannabis, strains, cannabis research
Available Formats: Digital
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Weed the People: The Future of Legal Marijuana in America

By Bruce Barcott
Book Topics: Legalization, cannabis industry, marijuana history
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Cannabis: From Pariah to Prescription

By Ethan Russo
Book Topics: Medical marijuana, pharmacology, cannabis research
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Marijuana Business: How to Open and Successfully Run a Marijuana Dispensary and Grow Facility

By Jeff Grissler
Book Topics: Marijuana business, cannabis industry, growing marijuana
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The Cannabis Manifesto: A New Paradigm for Wellness

By Steve DeAngelo
Book Topics: Medical marijuana, pharmacology, cannabis politics
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Cannabis Pharmacy: The Practical Guide to Medical Marijuana

By Michael Backes
Book Topics: Medical marijuana, legalization, marijuana information, cannabis history, strains,
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Marijuana Horticulture: The Indoor/Outdoor Medical Grower's Bible

By Jorge Cervantes
Book Topics: Growing cannabis, cultivation, medical marijuana
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Big Weed: An Entrepreneur's High-Stakes Adventures in the Budding Legal Marijuana Business

By Christian Hageseth, Joseph D'Agnese
Book Topics: Legalization, marijuana business, cannabis industry
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Smoke Signals: A Social History of Marijuana - Medical, Recreational and Scientific

By Martin A. Lee
Book Topics: Cannabis history, cannabis politics, legalization, cannabis research, cannabis culture
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The Medical Marijuana Dispensary: Understanding, Medicating, and Cooking with Cannabis

By Laurie Wolf, Mary Wolf
Book Topics: Cooking with cannabis, marijuana information, medical marijuana, cannabis history, strains
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Herb: Mastering the Art of Cooking with Cannabis

By Melissa Parks, Laurie Wolf
Book Topics: Cooking with cannabis, marijuana history, strains
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Brave New Weed: Adventures into the Uncharted World of Cannabis

By Joe Dolce
Book Topics: Cannabis history, medical marijuana, recreational marijuana, cannabis politics, cannabis history, legalization
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