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The Resource A world without bees, Alison Benjamin, Brian McCallum

A world without bees, Alison Benjamin, Brian McCallum

Label
A world without bees
Title
A world without bees
Statement of responsibility
Alison Benjamin, Brian McCallum
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Writers and beekeepers Benjamin and McCallum have traveled across Europe and North America investigating the plight of the honeybee, which is disappearing across the globe at an alarming rate, addressing different causes for this growing catastrophe (dubbed colony collapse disorder or CCD), including viruses, parasites, pesticides, climate change, and the demands of commercial beekeeping
Cataloging source
UPZ
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Benjamin, Alison
Dewey number
638/.15
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • plates
Index
index present
LC call number
SF538.5.C65
LC item number
B36 2009
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
McCallum, Brian
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Colony collapse disorder of honeybees
  • Honeybee
  • Bee culture
  • Pesticides
  • Food supply
Label
A world without bees, Alison Benjamin, Brian McCallum
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references 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
Introduction -- In the beginning was the buzz -- The master pollinator -- The shrinking gene pool -- One crisis after another -- Colony collapse disorder -- Pesticide poisoning and GM crops -- The enemy within -- The changing environment -- The industrialisation of pollination -- A world without bees -- Last chances -- CCD timeline -- Sources -- Index -- Acknowledgments
Dimensions
22 cm.
Edition
1st Pegasus Books cloth ed.
Extent
298 p., [4] p. of plates
Isbn
9781605980652
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
  • ocn457083737
  • (OCoLC)457083737
Label
A world without bees, Alison Benjamin, Brian McCallum
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references 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
Introduction -- In the beginning was the buzz -- The master pollinator -- The shrinking gene pool -- One crisis after another -- Colony collapse disorder -- Pesticide poisoning and GM crops -- The enemy within -- The changing environment -- The industrialisation of pollination -- A world without bees -- Last chances -- CCD timeline -- Sources -- Index -- Acknowledgments
Dimensions
22 cm.
Edition
1st Pegasus Books cloth ed.
Extent
298 p., [4] p. of plates
Isbn
9781605980652
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
  • ocn457083737
  • (OCoLC)457083737

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