Buzz, sting, bite : why we need insects / Anne Sverdrup-Thygeson ; translated by Lucy Moffatt ; illustrations by Tuva Sverdrup-Thygeson.

By: Sverdrup-Thygeson, Anne [author.]
Contributor(s): Moffatt, Lucy [translator.] | Sverdrup-Thygeson, Tuva [illustrator.]
Material type: TextTextPublisher: New York : Simon & Schuster, 2019Edition: First Simon & Schuster editionDescription: xix, 235 pages : illustrations ; 22 cmContent type: text | still image Media type: unmediated Carrier type: volumeISBN: 9781982112875 :; 1982112875 :Uniform titles: Insektenes planet. English Subject(s): InsectsDDC classification: 595.7 LOC classification: QL463 | .S82 2019
Contents:
Small creatures, smart design: insect anatomy -- Six-legged sex: dating, mating and parenting -- Eat or be eaten: insects in the food chain -- Insects and plants: a never-ending race -- Busy flies, flavoursome bugs: insects and our food -- The circle of life and death: insects as caretakers -- From silk to shellac: industries of insects -- Life-savers, pioneers and nobel prize-winners: insights from insects -- Insects and us: what's next?.
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Adult non-fiction 595.7 SVE (Browse shelf) Available In Memory of Mary Elkins 31562017429517
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"Originally published in 2018 in Norway by J.M. Stenersens Forlag as Insektenes Planet."

Includes bibliographical references (pages 205-224) and index.

Small creatures, smart design: insect anatomy -- Six-legged sex: dating, mating and parenting -- Eat or be eaten: insects in the food chain -- Insects and plants: a never-ending race -- Busy flies, flavoursome bugs: insects and our food -- The circle of life and death: insects as caretakers -- From silk to shellac: industries of insects -- Life-savers, pioneers and nobel prize-winners: insights from insects -- Insects and us: what's next?.

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