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The Superorganism

The Beauty, Elegance, and Strangeness of Insect Societies

by E. o. Wilson and Bert Holldobler

Hardcover, 522 pages, W W Norton & Co Inc, List Price: $55 |

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The Superorganism
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The Beauty, Elegance, and Strangeness of Insect Societies
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E. o. Wilson and Bert Holldobler

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The Pulitzer Prize-winning authors of Ants present a lavishly detailed account of the extraordinary lives of social insects that draws on more than two decades of research and offers insight into how bees, termites, and other insect societies thrive in systems of altruistic cooperation, complex communication, and labor division.

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Edward O. Wilson Reflects On Insect Societies

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