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Journey to the Ants

A Story of Scientific Exploration

by Bert Hölldobler

  • 320 Want to read
  • 37 Currently reading

Published by Belknap Press .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Insects (entomology),
  • Research,
  • Insects & Spiders,
  • Entomology,
  • Science/Mathematics,
  • Science,
  • Nature,
  • Nature / Field Guide Books,
  • Life Sciences - Biology - General,
  • Life Sciences - Zoology - Entomology,
  • Science / Biology,
  • Ants,
  • Wilson, Edward O,
  • 1936-,
  • Holldobler, Bert,,
  • Insect societies

  • The Physical Object
    FormatHardcover
    Pagination11+ 228 pages + 64 pages of plates
    Number of Pages303
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL7692872M
    ISBN 100674485254
    ISBN 109780674485259
    LC Control Number94013386


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Journey to the Ants gives an outstanding overview of the enormous variety and fascination of myrmecology, from the primitive bulldog ants of Australia to the complexities of weaver ant societies, slave-making ants and agriculture, army ants, and the social parasites concealed within anthills.

There is an appendix with practical instructions for Cited by:   Journey to the Ants is a short book that has the feel of a long book. It is packed with the findings of the lifetime of research by the Myremecologists Holldobler and Wilson, ranging across all aspects of ants' life cycle, from how ants communicate, to how members of a colony interact with each other, other colonies, and other species/5.

'Journey to the Ants' feels to be written more from the authors' overall view rather from a reader's perspective. But 'Journey to the Ants' is a classic for the general readers and so well written that, I believe, it is a must to everyone having interests in the wonderful world of ants/5(51).

When the authors of this book wrote their Pulitzer Prize winning book The Ants a few years before this one, between them they had dedicated almost 75 years to the study of ants. That tome is weighty in every respect, and a little formidable/5. There once was a little ant with a red stripe, he lived in the dry African savanna.

But he wanted to go other places, places that weren't as dry and d. Richly illustrated and delightfully written, Journey to the Ants combines autobiography and scientific lore to convey the excitement and pleasure the study of ants can offer.

The authors interweave their personal adventures with the social lives of ants, building, from the first minute observations of childhood, a remarkable account of these. I had read Wilson's and Holldobler's popular account of Ant Societies: Journey to the Ants and was fascinated.

I saw The Ants in a bookstore and was amazed by the book, its breadth of subject, physical layout, and photography. The book is intended for specialist, but is readable by anyone with a basic background in natural history/5.

Buy a cheap copy of Journey to the ants:a story of book by Edward O. Wilson. Look to the ant, thou sluggard, consider her ways and be wise, says the proverb. Bert Hölldobler and E.O. Wilson have joined together to tell how they took this Free shipping over $Cited by: Journey to the Ants gives an outstanding overview of the enormous variety and fascination of myrmecology, from the primitive bulldog ants of Australia to the complexities of weaver ant societies, slave-making ants and agriculture, army ants, and the social parasites concealed within anthills.

There is an appendix with practical instructions for /5(44). Richly illustrated and delightfully written, Journey to the Ants combines autobiography and scientific lore to convey the excitement and pleasure the study of ants can Hölldobler and E. Wilson interweave their personal adventures with the social lives of ants, building, from the first minute observations of childhood, a remarkable account of these abundant insects.

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Journey to the Ants: A Story of Scientific Exploration Bert Holldobler, Author, Bert Hlldobler, Author, Bert Halldobler, Author Belknap Press $ (p) ISBN More By and About. -- Philip Morrison Scientific American Everyone should read Journey to the Ants; it is a book to read right through; I have done so twice so far.

It brings back the joy of science and restores the sense of wonder, it is truly food for thought. For me it is a beloved book that will stay at my bedside/5(46).

About the Book. Hailed as "a masterpiece" by Scientific American and as "the greatest of all entomology books" by Science, Bert Holldobler and Edward O. Wilson's monumental treatise The Ants also was praised in the popular press and won a Pulitzer : Journey to the Ants gives an outstanding overview of the enormous variety and fascination of myrmecology, from the primitive bulldog ants of Australia to the complexities of weaver ant societies, slave-making ants and agriculture, army ants, and the social parasites concealed within anthills.

There is an appendix with practical instructions for /5(51). Richly illustrated and delightfully written, Journey to the Ants combines autobiography and scientific lore to convey the excitement and pleasure the study of ants can offer. Bert Hölldobler and E.

Wilson interweave their personal adventures with the social lives of ants, building, from the first minute observations of childhood, a remarkable account of these abundant insects /5(5).

The spare illustrations in Two Bad Ants — drawn with pen and ink over a base of casein, paint that is not water soluble — differ perceptibly from Van Allsburg's other drawings but are equally expressive.

In this book perhaps more than other Van Allsburg's stories we observe the. The books I have read about ants are two, 'The Lives of Ants by Laurent Keller and Laurent Keller' and this book by Hölldobler and Wilson.

In conclusion, to me, 'The lives of Ants' is better than 'Journey to the Ants'. Of course, each book has its own merits and demerits, and in /5. Journey to the ants: a story of scientific exploration User Review - Not Available - Book Verdict. This intriguing account of inquiry into the realm of ants is written by two giants in the arena of ant research whose own studies have helped mold our views of ant communication and social structure /5(5).

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Give an example of a sign stimulus. Population biology and ethology are two areas of science besides entomology that affect the study of ants. How do these two areas assist myrmecology?Richly illustrated and delightfully written, Journey to the Ants combines autobiography and scientific lore to convey the excitement and pleasure the study of ants can offer.

Bert H lldobler and E. O. Wilson interweave their personal adventures with the social lives of ants, building, from the first minute observations of childhood, a remarkable account of these abundant insects' evolutionary.Scott Foresman Third Grade: Two Bad Ants Cherry Carl, Clever Connector Draw a line to connect the words that have the same meaning.

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