How do bees communicate? What does a beekeeper do? Did you know that Napoleon loved bees? Who survived being stung by 2,443 bees? This award-winning encyclopaedic book answers all these questions and everything else you've ever wanted to know about bees, alongside scores of gorgeous illustrations.
Author Piotr Socha tracks the history of bees from the time of the dinosaurs to their current plight, examining the role bees have played in history and in the rest of the natural world. This glorious hardback book makes a super gift for families to pore over together.