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A sting in the tale : my adventures with bumblebees /

One of the U.K.'s most respected conservationists and the founder of the Bumblebee Conservation Trust, the author has always been obsessed with wildlife, from his childhood menagerie of exotic pets and dabbling in experimental taxidermy to his groundbreaking research into the mysterious ways of... Full description

Main Author: Goulson, Dave,
Format: Book
Language: English
Published: New York, N.Y. : Picador, 2014
Edition: First U.S. edition.
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Contents: The short-haired bumblebee -- The bumblebee year -- The hot-blooded bumblebee -- A brief history of bees -- Finding the way home -- Comfrey and smelly feet -- Tasmanian devils -- Quinn and Toby the bumblebee sniffer dogs -- Bee wars -- Cuckoo bumblebees -- Bee enemies -- The birds and the bees -- Does size matter? -- Ketchup and Turkish immigrants -- Chez les bourdons -- A charity just for bumblebees -- Return of the queen --Common and Latin names of British bumblebees.
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Ripon Adult New Nonfiction 595.799 Goulson Available

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