The Earwig's Tail
A Modern Bestiary of Multi-legged LegendsBook - 2009
Myths about insects abound, such as the earwig that bores into your ear, or the bumblebee that can't fly. This book traces the origins of these stories, examines the grain of scientific truth that can often be unearthed & goes on to reveal some of the truths about the insect world that really are stranger than fiction.
Publisher: Cambridge, Mass. : Harvard University Press, 2009.
Characteristics: xii, 194 p. : ill. ; 22 cm.