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Bees : a honeyed history  Cover Image Book Book

Bees : a honeyed history / by Piotr Socha ; text by Wojciech Grajkowski ; translation by Agnes Monod-Gayraud.

Socha, Piotr, 1966- (author,, illustrator.). Monod-Gayraud, Agnes, (translator.).

Summary:

"One part science, one part cultural history, and countless parts fascination, Bees celebrates the important role that these intriguing insects have played in our ecosystem throughout the ages. From Athena to Alexander the Great and from Egypt to Ethiopia, Bees explores different methods of beekeeping and uncovers the debt that humans owe this vital species. With beautifully accessible illustrations depicting everything from bee anatomy to the essentials of honey making, readers will be captivated by the endless wonders of this seemingly small speck of the animal kingdom."-- Provided by publisher.

Record details

  • ISBN: 9781419726156 (hardcover)
  • ISBN: 1419726153 (hardcover)
  • Physical Description: 71 pages : color illustrations ; 38 cm
  • Edition: North American edition.
  • Publisher: New York : ABRAMS Books for Young Readers, 2017.

Content descriptions

General Note:
"Originally published in 2015 under the title Pszczoty by Wydawnictwo Dwie Siostry, Warsaw. Translated from the Polish Pszczoty by Agnes Monod-Gayraud."
Subject: Bees > Juvenile literature.
Bee culture > Juvenile literature.
Bee culture.
Bees.
Bees.
Bee culture.
JUVENILE NONFICTION / Animals / Insects, Spiders, etc.
JUVENILE NONFICTION / History.
JUVENILE NONFICTION / Science & Nature.
Nonfiction.
bees.
Bees > Juvenile literature.
Bee culture > Juvenile literature.
Bee culture.
Genre: Juvenile works.

Available copies

  • 0 of 2 copies available at Skagit Evergreen Libraries. (Show)
  • 0 of 1 copy available at La Conner Swinomish Library District. (Show)
  • 0 of 1 copy available at La Conner Regional Library.

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  • 0 current holds with 2 total copies.
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Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
La Conner Regional Library J 595.79 SOCHA 112509 CHILDREN Checked out 06/24/2024


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