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world of the honey bee

Colin Gasking Butler

world of the honey bee

by Colin Gasking Butler

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Published by Collins in London .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Statementby Colin G. Butler ; with 2 colourphotographs and 87 black and white photographs taken by the author.
SeriesNew naturalist series -- no.29
The Physical Object
Pagination226p. :
Number of Pages226
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL21457783M

The Bee Book shows you step-by-step how to create a bee-friendly garden, get started in beekeeping, and harness the power of honey for well-being. Fully illustrated with full-color photographs throughout, this beautiful guide covers everything you need to know to /5. Bee Fact: Worker bees are female. They build the beehive and perform all the jobs necessary for the survival of the hive. Siblings by Scent. Explain to children that honeybees of the same colony recognize their siblings by scent. When an unrelated bee tries to enter the hive, guard bees detect its foreign scent and sting it to death.

THE HISTORY OF THE HONEY BEE \m. m ffi world and an ancient papyrus from Lower Egypt dating back to bce tells of a beekeeper who had 5, hives. Honey was a component in more than Egyptian medicines and beeswax and propolis were also used in the embalming process. Get this from a library! Flight of the honey bee. [Raymond Huber; Brian Lovelock] -- An exciting new addition to the narrative non-fiction series Nature Storybooks, about a honey bee. The cold is coming and Scout is on a daring flight in search of the last flowers of autumn. Scout's.

The Secret Life of Bees by Sue Monk Kidd Hardcover Book, pages See Other Available Editions Description "The bees came the summer of , the summer I turned fourteen and my life went spinning off into a whole new orbit, and I mean "whole new orbit." Looking back on it now, I want to say the bees were sent to : Genre/Form: children: Additional Physical Format: Online version: Sinclair, W. Life of the honey-bee. Loughborough, Eng.: Ladybird Books Ltd., ©


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