Insect Lives: Stories of Mystery and Romance from a Hidden World

Insect Lives: Stories of Mystery and Romance from a Hidden World by Hoyt, Erich 0471282774 9780471282778
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A Wonderful Journey into the Insect World through Literature, Science, Art, and Popular Culture Aristotle on metamorphosis Alfred Russel Wallace on the rare butterflies of the Malay Archipelago Jean-Henri Fabre on the art of the dung beetle Dave Barry on naming the U.S. Official National Insect Charles Darwin on seagoing insects William Beebe on an army ant invasion Kevin Kelly on beeand humanswarming Jonathan Schell on postnuclear insect survival Gary Larson on when insects take over May Berenbaum on maggots and murderers Henry David Thoreau on race wars among the ants Thomas Eisner on stealth bugs David George Gordon on appreciating the lowly cockroach Maurice Maeterlinck on the queen-bees wedding Edward O. Wilson on insect societies plus many other essays, illustrations, cartoons, screenplays, poems, recipes, tales, and observations on insect life.

Author: Hoyt, Erich

Language: English

Edition: 1

Binding: Hardcover

Pages: 360

Publisher: John Wiley & Sons Inc

Publication Date: 1999-10-04

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