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Robbing the Bees: A Biography of Honey -- The Sweet Liquid Gold That Seduced the World
A beekeeper for 6 years, magazine writer Holley Bi

 
Our Price: $30.00
By Holley Bishop (au)
Year: 2005
Pages: 360
Binding Hardcover
ISBN 1-4193-3963-X

Product Code: 1422361330

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A beekeeper for 6 years, magazine writer Holley Bishop explores mankind’s fascination & ages-old love affair with honey. This book hums with intriguing tidbits & lore on this cherished, golden nectar. Used in the past as a food preservative & the base for an intoxicating beverage known as mead, honey has long been celebrated for its near-magical qualities. From the Egyptians to modern beekeepers in the Florida panhandle, honey harvesting has enriched human experience. This biography of the bees’ much-loved product illuminates honey’s most extraordinary qualities & features charming recollections from the author’s personal experience. In addition, the text is highlight by wonderfully detailed illustrations. Large print edition.

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