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The Resource Bees in America : how the honey bee shaped a nation, Tammy Horn

Bees in America : how the honey bee shaped a nation, Tammy Horn

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Bees in America : how the honey bee shaped a nation
Title
Bees in America
Title remainder
how the honey bee shaped a nation
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Tammy Horn
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Language
eng
Summary
"Queen Bee," "busy as a bee," and "the land of milk and honey" are expressions that permeate the language within American culture. Music, movies, art, advertising, poetry, children's books, and literature all incorporate the dynamic image of the tiny, industrious honey bee into our popular imagination. Honey bees-and the values associated with them-have influenced American values for four centuries. Bees and beekeepers have represented order and stability in a country without a national religion, political party, language, or family structure. Bees in America is an enlightening cultural histo
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Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
Bees in America : how the honey bee shaped a nation, Tammy Horn
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Bees in America : how the honey bee shaped a nation, Tammy Horn
Link
http://www.jstor.org/stable/10.2307/j.ctt2jcqvq
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Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 301-316) and index
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online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
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multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
pt. 1. Hiving off from Europe -- pt. 2. Establishing a new colony -- pt. 3. Swarming west during the nineteenth century -- pt. 4. Requeening a global hive
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1 online resource (xiv, 333 pages)
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online
Isbn
9780813172064
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computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
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illustrations
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not applicable
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Reproduction note
Electronic reproduction.
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unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System details
Master and use copy. Digital master created according to Benchmark for Faithful Digital Reproductions of Monographs and Serials, Version 1. Digital Library Federation, December 2002.

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