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by Hoskins Adrian
This wonderfully illustrated book is essentially a photographic guide to the butterflies of the world. It will cover 1,000 species from every corner of the globe, encompassing all key families and species, including the likes of monarchs, ...
by Sue Hubbell
<DIV><B>A New York Times Notable Book: “A melodious mix of memoir, nature journal, and beekeeping manual” (<I>Kirkus Reviews</I>).</B><BR /><BR /> Weaving a vivid portrait of her own life and her bees’ lives, author Sue Hubbell lovingly ...eBook
by Paul Zborowski
Whether you're an amateur insect enthusiast, a student or an entomologist, this completely revised new edition of A Field Guide to Insects in Australia will help you to identify insects from all the major groups. With more photographs, species ...
by Robert Whyte
<p>Australians have a love-hate relationship with spiders. Spiders inspire fear, especially dangerous species such as the Redback and Sydney Funnelweb. Yet, Peacock Spiders, whose males spread a colourful fan and wave their legs in a courtship ...
Bugs and Insects A to Z
by lynn stephens massey
It started with the yellow jacket wasp I found in the street. Even though it was dead, it had such an animated quality, almost cartoon-like. I carefully cradled it in my hand and was immediately inspired to paint it. Soon cicada were emerging, ...eBook
by Sankowsky Garry
This new title investigates the always popular subject of Australian butterflies.Early chapters explore the lifecycle of these magestic insects, with stunning images showing the progression from egg through caterpillar and chrysalis stages to ...
by Charlotte Sleigh
<div>Ants are legion: at present there are 11,006 species of ant known; they live everywhere in the world except the polar icecaps; and the combined weight of the ant population has been estimated to make up half the mass of all insects alive ...eBook
by Deborah Keever
Argiope Aurantia, also known as a Garden Spider is an invertebrated animal having an exoskeleton. See her emit pure white silk from her spinnerets sac as she captures her prey. You will enjoy many more interesting facts about the Garden Spider ...eBook
by Clyne Densey
This book is for those people who want to see more butterflies fluttering into their backyards.The life cycle of 32 common Australian butterflies are featured here, together with the names of the plants on which they like to feed. There are ...
by Paul Horne & Denis Crawford
<p>Love them or loathe them, we can't avoid insects.</p><p>From aphids to flies, ladybirds to wasps, insects of all shapes and sizes share our homes and gardens. Now in updated edition, the bestselling <i>Backyard Insects </i>explores the ...eBook
by Sabina F.
Bed bugs had been the most notorious and annoying parasite or insect in the 19th to the early part of the 20th century. It is believed that during and after the World War II in the United States in the 1940s, the country had totally been ...eBook
52 Family-Friendly Activities and Experiments Exploring the Life of the Hive
by Kim Lehman
<P><B>Fill the year ahead with weekly activities from around and about the hive, including art projects, recipes, experiments, garden activities, and more!</B></P><P>If you keep bees or are interested in keeping bees, ...eBook
by Ellen Gomez
<p data-version='1.1'>Beekeeping, or apiculture, is one of the most wonderful and, may we say, important fields in the world. Without bees there would be no life as we know it. If this is your passion, whether newly acquired or old, you will ...eBook
by James Maclaine
An intriguing introduction to the fascinating world of bees and wasps, with a specially written easy-to-read text, amazing and extraordinary photographs and step-by-step visual explanations Ages: 4+ • A slim and unintimidating book which
by Adam Dodd
<p>From ancient Egyptian deities to German automobiles, beetles have left an <span style="line-height: 1.45em;">indelible mark on human cultures around the world. Comprising more </span><span style="line-height: 1.45em;">than 350,000 ...
by Adam Dodd
<div>Ancient and strange, beetles call to mind a lost world of Egyptian magic and belief—a reminder of the fascination they’ve long held for human culture. In <i>Beetle</i>, Adam Dodd offers a richly illustrated, engaging account of the natural ...eBook
Everything You Need to Make Your Hive Thrive!
by Tanya Phillips
<i>Beginning Beekeeping</i> is a simple, straightforward approach that gives you the basics to get started with beekeeping, while following a balanced, objective approach that weighs the pros and cons of conventional and organic methodologies. ...eBook
by Nicole Harrington
<p data-version="1.1"><strong>Harvest your own delicious homemade honey!</strong></p><p>In the past few years, there has been a growing movement of people who are looking to have more control over the food they eat. There is a rising level of ...eBook
by Rainer Foelix
One of the only books to treat the whole spider, from its behavior and physiology to its neurobiology and reproductive characteristics, <em>Biology of Spiders </em>is considered a classic in spider literature. First published in German in 1979, ...eBook
The Pending Extinction of our Pollinators and What You Can Do to Stop It
by Kenneth Eade
“If the bee disappears from the earth, man would have no more than four years to live” <b>Albert Einstein</b><br><b></b><br>This beautifully illustrated edition is educates the reader about the potential extinction of the bees as an indicator ofeBook