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At the time, according to Forbes, quinine was accessible only by extracting it from a cinchona tree.
Interpretive signs point visitors to more than 50 plants that heal, such as the cinchona tree.
This time the 30-year-old Tremayne is on assignment for the India Office, which has replaced the East India Company, and his aim is to travel to the Peruvian highlands to filch cinchona cuttings.
The previous cinchona seekers to set out for the Caravaya forest had perished.
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