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The Resource Adventures among ants : a global safari with a cast of trillions, Mark W. Moffett

Adventures among ants : a global safari with a cast of trillions, Mark W. Moffett

Label
Adventures among ants : a global safari with a cast of trillions
Title
Adventures among ants
Title remainder
a global safari with a cast of trillions
Statement of responsibility
Mark W. Moffett
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Provides an intimate look at the lives of ants around the world discussing how they dominate their ecosystems and have characteristics eerily similar to humans
Award
National Outdoor Book Award for Nature and the Environment, 2010.
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356553
Cataloging source
DNAL/DLC
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Moffett, Mark W
Dewey number
595.79/615
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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True
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  • Ants
  • Ant communities
  • Ants
Target audience
adult
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a global safari with a cast of trillions
Label
Adventures among ants : a global safari with a cast of trillions, Mark W. Moffett
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
Strength in numbers -- The perfect swarm -- Division of labor -- Infrastructure -- Group transport -- Big game hunters -- Clash of the titans -- Notes from underground -- Canopy empires -- Fortified forests -- Negotiating the physical world -- Slaves of Sagehen Creek -- Abduction in the afternoon -- A fungus farmer's life -- The origins of agriculture -- Armies of the earth -- The immortal society
Control code
ocn449860230
Dimensions
27 cm.
Extent
280 p.
Isbn
9780520261990
Isbn Type
(cloth : alk. paper)
Lccn
2009040610
Other control number
3165278
Other physical details
ill. (some col.)
System control number
(OCoLC)449860230
Label
Adventures among ants : a global safari with a cast of trillions, Mark W. Moffett
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
Strength in numbers -- The perfect swarm -- Division of labor -- Infrastructure -- Group transport -- Big game hunters -- Clash of the titans -- Notes from underground -- Canopy empires -- Fortified forests -- Negotiating the physical world -- Slaves of Sagehen Creek -- Abduction in the afternoon -- A fungus farmer's life -- The origins of agriculture -- Armies of the earth -- The immortal society
Control code
ocn449860230
Dimensions
27 cm.
Extent
280 p.
Isbn
9780520261990
Isbn Type
(cloth : alk. paper)
Lccn
2009040610
Other control number
3165278
Other physical details
ill. (some col.)
System control number
(OCoLC)449860230

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