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              Books by Bert Holldobler

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              Journey to the Ants: A Story of Scientific Exploration
               

              Journey to the Ants: A Story of Scientific Exploration (Trade Paperback / Paperback, New edition)

              By Holldobler, Bert; Wilson, Edward O.; Hoelldobler, Bert

              • $84.99

              This text, based on two scientists' lifelong observations, provides an account of the social structure and evolutionary achievement of these remarkable insects. It covers topics including co-operation, reproduction, hunting, and building of temperature-controlled nests.

              ISBN 9780674485266
              Published 15 July 1998 by Inbooks
              Interest Age 19+ years
              This title is no longer available locally, but in stock internationally – usually ships 2-3 weeks.
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              The Superorganism: The Beauty, Elegance, and Strangeness of Insect Societies

              The Superorganism: The Beauty, Elegance, and Strangeness of Insect Societies (Hardback)

              By Holldobler, Bert; Wilson, Edward O.

              • $98.99

              Demonstrates that the study of the superorganism has led to various developments in our understanding of how the transitions between such levels have occurred in evolution and how life has progressed from simple to complex forms.

              ISBN 9780393067040
              Published 17 November 2008 by WW Norton & Co
              Interest Age 19+ years
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              The Leafcutter Ants: Civilization by Instinct

              The Leafcutter Ants: Civilization by Instinct (Paperback)

              By Holldobler, Bert; Wilson, Edward O.

              • $35.99

              From the Pulitzer Prize-winning authors of The Ants comes this dynamic and visually spectacular portrait of Earth's ultimate superorganism.

              ISBN 9780393338683
              Published 15 November 2010 by WW Norton & Co
              Interest Age 19+ years
              Usually ships 4-6 weeks – This is an indent title (internationally sourced to order from a local supplier).
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              The Spirit of the Hive: The Mechanisms of Social Evolution
               

              The Spirit of the Hive: The Mechanisms of Social Evolution (Hardback)

              By Page, Robert E.; Foreword by Holldobler, Bert

              • RRP: $144.50
              • $137.28
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              How can 40,000 bees working in the dark, by instinct alone, construct a honey comb? Synthesizing decades of experiments, The Spirit of the Hive presents the genetic and physiological mechanisms underlying the division of labor in honey bee colonies and explains how it is an inevi ...

              ISBN 9780674073029
              Published 15 June 2013 by FOOTPRINT BOOKS
              Interest Age 19+ years
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              The Other Insect Societies

              The Other Insect Societies (Hardback)

              By Costa, James T.; Foreword by Holldobler, Bert; Commentaries by Wilson, Edward O.

              • $216.00

              Synthesises the scattered literature about social phenomena across the arthropod phylum: beetles and bugs, caterpillars and cockroaches, mantids and membracids, sawflies and spiders. This work takes a narrative approach that interweaves theory and data analysis with the behaviour ...

              ISBN 9780674021631
              Published 15 September 2006 by Harvard University Press
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              Ameisen: Die Entdeckung Einer Faszinierenden Welt
               

              Ameisen: Die Entdeckung Einer Faszinierenden Welt (Trade Paperback / Paperback, Softcover Reprint of the Original 1st 1995 ed.)

              By Holldobler, Bert; Translated by Boll, S.; By Wilson, Edward O.

              • $158.99
              ISBN 9783034863735
              Published 23 August 2014 by Springer Basel
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              Language (German)
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              Herbivory of Leaf-Cutting Ants: A Case Study on Atta colombica in the Tropical Rainforest of Panama
                

              Herbivory of Leaf-Cutting Ants: A Case Study on Atta colombica in the Tropical Rainforest of Panama (Hardback, 2003 ed.)

              By Wirth, Rainer; Herz, Hubert; Ryel, Ronald J.; Beyschlag, Wolfram; Holldobler, Bert

              • $626.50

              Plant-animal interactions have become a focus of ecological research, with the process of herbivory playing a critical role. This volume examines leaf-cutting ant activity and their interactions with the rainforest vegetation on Barro Colorado Island in Central America.

              ISBN 9783540438960
              Published 27 November 2002 by Springer
              Interest Age 19+ years
              Series Ecological Studies
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              A World of Insects: The Harvard University Press Reader
               

              A World of Insects: The Harvard University Press Reader (Trade Paperback / Paperback)

              Edited by Carde, Ring T.; Resh, Vincent H.; Contributions by Holldobler, Bert; Wilson, Edward O.; Winston, Mark L.

              • $58.99

              A World of Insects showcases classic works on insect behavior, physiology, and ecology published over half a century by Harvard University Press authors Costa, Dethier, Eisner, Goff, Heinrich, Holldobler, Roeder, Ross, Seeley, von Frisch, Waldbauer, Wilson, and Winston.

              ISBN 9780674046191
              Published 15 April 2012 by Harvard University Press
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              Herbivory of Leaf-Cutting Ants: A Case Study on Atta colombica in the Tropical Rainforest of Panama
                

              Herbivory of Leaf-Cutting Ants: A Case Study on Atta colombica in the Tropical Rainforest of Panama (Trade Paperback / Paperback, Softcover reprint of hardcover 1st ed. 2003)

              By Wirth, Rainer; Herz, Hubert; Ryel, Ronald J.; Beyschlag, Wolfram; Holldobler, Bert

              • $723.99

              Plant-animal interactions have become a focus of ecological research, with the processes of herbivory being of special interest. The text is an invaluable reference for researchers and land managers working in the fields of plant-animal interactions, herbivory, community ecology ...

              ISBN 9783642078651
              Published 19 October 2010 by Springer
              Interest Age 19+ years
              Series Ecological Studies
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              The Ants
               

              The Ants (Hardback)

              By Holldobler, Bert; Wilson, Edward O.

              • $490.99

              This landmark work, the distillation of a lifetime of research by the world's leading myrmecologists, is a thoroughgoing survey of one of the largest and most diverse groups of animals on the planet. Ho lldobler and Wilson review in exhaustive detail virtually all topics in the a ...

              ISBN 9780674040755
              Published 15 March 1990 by Harvard University Press
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