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The Resource Following the wild bees : the craft and science of bee hunting, Thomas D. Seeley ; design and photographic assistance by Megan E. Denver ; line drawings by Margaret C. Nelson

Following the wild bees : the craft and science of bee hunting, Thomas D. Seeley ; design and photographic assistance by Megan E. Denver ; line drawings by Margaret C. Nelson

Label
Following the wild bees : the craft and science of bee hunting
Title
Following the wild bees
Title remainder
the craft and science of bee hunting
Statement of responsibility
Thomas D. Seeley ; design and photographic assistance by Megan E. Denver ; line drawings by Margaret C. Nelson
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
  • Following the Wild Bees is a delightful foray into the pastime of bee hunting, an exhilarating outdoor activity that used to be practiced widely but which few people know about today. Thomas Seeley, a world authority on honey bees, vividly describes the history and science behind this lost pastime and how anyone can do it
  • Join Seeley in a foray into the pastime of bee hunting, an exhilarating outdoor activity that used to be practiced widely but which few people know about today. He vividly describes the history and science behind this lost pastime and how anyone can do it. In doing so, he explores the biology of wild honey bees and gives insights into the behavior of honey bees living in the wild
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Seeley, Thomas D
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
NAL call number
SF537
NAL item number
.S44 2016
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Bee hunting
  • Bee hunting
  • Miel
  • Bee hunting
Label
Following the wild bees : the craft and science of bee hunting, Thomas D. Seeley ; design and photographic assistance by Megan E. Denver ; line drawings by Margaret C. Nelson
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
The bee box and other tools -- Bee-hunting season -- Establishing a beeline -- Timing bees to estimate distance to home -- Making moves down the beeline -- Finding the bee tree -- On not "taking up" the bee tree
Control code
933507490
Dimensions
23 cm
Extent
xviii, 164 pages
Isbn
9780691170268
Lccn
2015038694
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Note
WorldCat record variable field(s) change: 650
Other physical details
color illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)933507490
Label
Following the wild bees : the craft and science of bee hunting, Thomas D. Seeley ; design and photographic assistance by Megan E. Denver ; line drawings by Margaret C. Nelson
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
The bee box and other tools -- Bee-hunting season -- Establishing a beeline -- Timing bees to estimate distance to home -- Making moves down the beeline -- Finding the bee tree -- On not "taking up" the bee tree
Control code
933507490
Dimensions
23 cm
Extent
xviii, 164 pages
Isbn
9780691170268
Lccn
2015038694
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Note
WorldCat record variable field(s) change: 650
Other physical details
color illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)933507490

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