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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 predicts dangerous reductions in food output
Tone
Writing style
Award
Green Prize for Sustainable Literature: Adult Nonfiction, 2009.
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275516
Cataloging source
DNAL/DLC
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Jacobsen, Rowan
Dewey number
638/.15
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
SF538.3.U6
LC item number
J33 2008
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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True
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  • Honeybee
  • Colony collapse disorder of honeybees
  • Colony collapse disorder of honeybees
  • Honeybee
  • United States
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the collapse of the honeybee and the coming agricultural crisis
Label
Fruitless fall : the collapse of the honey bee and the coming agricultural crisis, Rowan Jacobsen
Link
http://catdir.loc.gov/catdir/toc/ecip0821/2008026126.html
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 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 -- 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
ocn192082414
Dimensions
22 cm
Edition
1st U.S. ed.
Extent
279 pages
Isbn
9781596915374
Lccn
2008026126
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other control number
  • 2837514
  • 99931694803
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)192082414
Label
Fruitless fall : the collapse of the honey bee and the coming agricultural crisis, Rowan Jacobsen
Link
http://catdir.loc.gov/catdir/toc/ecip0821/2008026126.html
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 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 -- 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
ocn192082414
Dimensions
22 cm
Edition
1st U.S. ed.
Extent
279 pages
Isbn
9781596915374
Lccn
2008026126
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other control number
  • 2837514
  • 99931694803
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)192082414

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