Great information in the book and the illustrations are colorful and fun. This oversized book is a good gift for all ages.
Bees: A Honeyed History
One part science, one part cultural history, and countless parts fascination, "Bees: A Honeyed History" celebrates the important role that these intriguing insects have played in our ecosystem throughout the ages. From Athena to Alexander the Great and from Egypt to Ethiopia, this explores different methods of beekeeping and uncovers the debt that humans owe this vital species. With beautifully accessible illustrations depicting everything from bee anatomy to the essentials of honey making, readers of all ages will be captivated by the endless wonders of this seemingly small speck of the animal kingdom. Author Piotr Socha studied at the Academy of Fine Arts in Warsaw. He has worked as an illustrator for many newspapers and magazines. Hardcover; 80 pages. Product dimensions: 11 x 15 x 0.5 inches