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The Hive: The Story of the Honeybee and Us
The Hive The Story of the Honeybee and Us
Author: Bee Wilson
Ever since men first hunted for honeycomb in rocks and daubed pictures of it on cave walls, the honeybee has been seen as one of the wonders of nature: social, industrious, beautiful, terrifying. No other creature has inspired in humans an identification so passionate, persistent or fantastical. The Hive recounts the astonishing tale of all the ...  more »
ISBN-13: 9780719564093
ISBN-10: 0719564093
Pages: 308
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Publisher: John Murray Publishers
Book Type: Hardcover
Other Versions: Paperback
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Appropriately this book is enchanting since that is the effect Honeybees have had on humans from times long past. I would have never guessed the extent to which man has been involved with Honeybees... and in such diverse ways! Bee Wilson writes in such a way as to keep her readers engaged while passing along a host of information. Read and enjoy!


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