Honey Bees: Letters from the Hive

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Honey Bees: Letters from the Hive

by Stephen Buchmann

First Release:

August 2010

ISBN: 9780385906838

Did you know that bees communicate by dancing? That honey has long been used medicinally? That some honey hunters do their work high in the tualang trees of Malaysia? Here's everything you ever wanted to know about honey, the bees that make it, and the people who harvest it. Based on Letters from the Hive: An Intimate History of Bees, Honey, and Humankind. Recipes and cooking tips. Afterword. Appendices. Sources. Index. Black-and-white photographs and diagrams.

  • ISBN: 9780385906838
    Format: Print Book
    Edition: -
    Publisher: Delacorte
    Page Count: 192
    Trim Size: 5 1/2" x 8 1/4"
    Dewey Classification: 638/.1
    Accelerated Reader: Level: 9, Points: 6
    Lexile: Level: NC1340L
    Awards & Honors: Outstanding Science Trade Books for Students K-12: 2011; Children's Book Committee Bank Street College of Education Children's Choices - Best Books of 2011, Special Interests, Science
    Genre: Nonfiction.
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