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The Resource Fruitless fall : the collapse of the honey bee and the coming agricultural crisis, Rowan Jacobsen

Fruitless fall : the collapse of the honey bee and the coming agricultural crisis, Rowan Jacobsen

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Fruitless fall : the collapse of the honey bee and the coming agricultural crisis
Title
Fruitless fall
Title remainder
the collapse of the honey bee and the coming agricultural crisis
Statement of responsibility
Rowan Jacobsen
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Traces the significant 2007 and 2008 reductions in honeybee populations, identifying the causes of Colony Collapse Disorder to explain the link between bee pollination and industrial agriculture and predict dangerous reductions in food output
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DNAL/DLC
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Jacobsen, Rowan
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Honeybee
  • Colony collapse disorder of honeybees
Label
Fruitless fall : the collapse of the honey bee and the coming agricultural crisis, Rowan Jacobsen
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Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 253-264) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Prologue: Florida, November 2006 -- Breakfast in America -- How the honey bee conquered the world -- Collapse -- Whodunit -- Slow poison -- Florida, November 2007 -- The almond orgy -- Bees on the verge of a nervous breakdown -- Resilience and the Russians -- The birth of beauty -- Fruitless fall -- Epilogue: First frost -- Appendices: The African paradox -- Keeping bees -- Cultivating a pollinator garden -- The healing power of honey
Control code
192082414
Dimensions
22 cm
Edition
First U.S. edition
Extent
279 pages
Isbn
9781596916395
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Lccn
2008026126
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
Label
Fruitless fall : the collapse of the honey bee and the coming agricultural crisis, Rowan Jacobsen
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 253-264) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Prologue: Florida, November 2006 -- Breakfast in America -- How the honey bee conquered the world -- Collapse -- Whodunit -- Slow poison -- Florida, November 2007 -- The almond orgy -- Bees on the verge of a nervous breakdown -- Resilience and the Russians -- The birth of beauty -- Fruitless fall -- Epilogue: First frost -- Appendices: The African paradox -- Keeping bees -- Cultivating a pollinator garden -- The healing power of honey
Control code
192082414
Dimensions
22 cm
Edition
First U.S. edition
Extent
279 pages
Isbn
9781596916395
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Lccn
2008026126
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations

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