Fireflies, honey, and silk / Gilbert Waldbauer ; with illustrations by James Nardi [E-Book]
Waldbauer, Gilbert.
Nardi, James B.
Berkeley : University of California Press, c2009
xi, 233 pages : illustrations
englisch
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Table of Contents:
  • Insects people like
  • The silk we wear
  • Dyeing the cloth
  • Baubles, bracelets, and anklets
  • Candles, shellac, and sealing wax
  • Paper and ink
  • Butterflies in your tummy
  • Satisfying the sweet tooth
  • Cures and nostrums
  • Insect pets and performers
  • Epilogue : the ecological context.