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A keeper of bees : notes on hive and home

Author: Allison Wallace
Publisher: New York : Random House, ©2006.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : English : 1st edView all editions and formats
Summary:
A blend of memoir and natural history looks at the life cycle and behavior of honeybees in relation to human life, with details on honeybee biology, the author's efforts to keep and understand honeybees, and a study of their integral role in human society since antiquity.
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Genre/Form: Autobiography
Anecdotes
Autobiographies
Nonfiction
Biographies
Biography
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Wallace, Allison.
Keeper of bees.
New York : Random House, ©2006
(OCoLC)689916335
Named Person: Allison Wallace; Allison Wallace
Material Type: Biography, Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Allison Wallace
ISBN: 1400062713 9781400062713
OCLC Number: 62679901
Description: xvi, 188 pages ; 22 cm
Contents: 1 The Work of Honeybees 3 --
2 The Bees of My Youth 15 --
3 Go Forth and Be Fruitful 51 --
4 Arkansas Travelers 77 --
5 Of Origins and Metamorphoses 93 --
6 Nesting 136 --
7 Sweetness and Light 160.
Responsibility: Allison Wallace.
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A blend of memoir and natural history looks at the life cycle and behavior of honeybees in relation to human life, with details on honeybee biology, the author's efforts to keep and understand honeybees, and a study of their integral role in human society since antiquity.

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