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In Praise of Bees A Cabinet of Curiosities von Birchall, Elizabeth (eBook)

  • Erscheinungsdatum: 04.09.2014
  • Verlag: Quiller
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In Praise of Bees

This fascinating and comprehensive book explores the bees place in human society from prehistoric cave paintings and inscribed clay tablets through to our contemporary world a cabinet whose drawers are filled with nuggets of bee science and practical beekeeping, myth, religion, politics, philosophy and folklore. There is a selection of verse and a rich variety of illustrations ranging from Old Masters and scientific etchings to modern photographs. An in-depth look at bees complex society and their present plight, the ongoing political and scientific to and fro regarding pesticides and other threats are also discussed, given the bees importance as plant pollinator in agriculture and the wild.

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    Format: ePUB
    Kopierschutz: AdobeDRM
    Erscheinungsdatum: 04.09.2014
    Sprache: Englisch
    ISBN: 9781846892042
    Verlag: Quiller
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