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The Resource Sex on six legs : lessons on life, love, and language from the insect world, Marlene Zuk

Sex on six legs : lessons on life, love, and language from the insect world, Marlene Zuk

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Sex on six legs : lessons on life, love, and language from the insect world
Title
Sex on six legs
Title remainder
lessons on life, love, and language from the insect world
Statement of responsibility
Marlene Zuk
Title variation
Sex on 6 legs
Title variation remainder
lessons on life, love & language from the insect world
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
"...One of the most readable books about insect behavior...Zuk has the uncanny ability to take what most of us consider just plain creepy and turn it into the fascinating and the revelatory."--Booklist, starred review
Writing style
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10015357
Cataloging source
BTCTA
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Zuk, M.
Dewey number
595.715
Index
index present
LC call number
QL496
LC item number
.Z85 2011
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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True
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  • Insects
  • Insects
Target audience
adult
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lessons on life, love, and language from the insect world
Label
Sex on six legs : lessons on life, love, and language from the insect world, Marlene Zuk
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Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [229]-246) and index
Contents
Life on six legs -- If you're so smart, why aren't you rich? -- Six legs and a genome -- The inner lives of wasps -- Seinfeld and the Queen -- Sperm and eggs on six legs -- So two fruit flies go into a bar- -- Parenting and the rotten corpse -- Pirates at the picnic -- Six-legged language
Control code
ocn651912266
Dimensions
22 cm.
Extent
262 p.
Isbn
9780151013739
Lccn
2010025829
System control number
(OCoLC)651912266
Label
Sex on six legs : lessons on life, love, and language from the insect world, Marlene Zuk
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [229]-246) and index
Contents
Life on six legs -- If you're so smart, why aren't you rich? -- Six legs and a genome -- The inner lives of wasps -- Seinfeld and the Queen -- Sperm and eggs on six legs -- So two fruit flies go into a bar- -- Parenting and the rotten corpse -- Pirates at the picnic -- Six-legged language
Control code
ocn651912266
Dimensions
22 cm.
Extent
262 p.
Isbn
9780151013739
Lccn
2010025829
System control number
(OCoLC)651912266

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