1951, English, Book, Illustrated edition: Insects as human food : a chapter of the ecology of man / by F.S. Bodenheimer. Bodenheimer, F. S. (Friedrich Simon), 1897-1959.

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Insects as human food : a chapter of the ecology of man / by F.S. Bodenheimer
 
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Physical Description
  • 352 p. : ill. ; 21 cm.
Published
  • The Hague : Junk, 1951.
Language
  • English

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Title
  • Insects as human food : a chapter of the ecology of man /​ by F.S. Bodenheimer.
Author
  • Bodenheimer, F. S. (Friedrich Simon), 1897-1959.
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Published
  • The Hague : Junk, 1951.
Content Types
  • text
Carrier Types
  • online resource
  • volume
Physical Description
  • 352 p. : ill. ; 21 cm.
Subjects
Contents
  • Preface
  • I. Insects as human food. 1. Insect consumption from pre-history to the present day
  • 2. Survey of entomophagous habits on the various continents
  • 3. The nutritive value of insects as human food
  • II. History of entomophagy. 1. From Antiquity to Ad-Damiri
  • 2. From Aldrovandi to the present day
  • 3. Relics of entomophagy in Europe and some reports on spider eating
  • III. Australia. 1. General introduction
  • 2. Witchetty grubs and ghost moths
  • 3. The Bugong-moth and other Lepidoptera
  • 4. Longicorn beetle grubs and other beetles
  • 5. Honey ants and other ants
  • 6. Honey-bags
  • 7. The lerp-manna of leafhoppers
  • 8. Various other insects
  • 9. Tasmania
  • 10. New Guinea and Polynesia
  • IV. Africa. 1. General introduction
  • 2. Termites
  • 3. Locusts
  • 4. Honey-hunting and hive-keeping
  • 5. Various insects as food
  • 6. The Pygmies of the Congo forests
  • 7. Madagascar
  • 8. Locusts and other insects in North Africa
  • V. Asia. 1. General introduction
  • 2. The Middle East (locusts, mannas, honey and honey-hunting)
  • 3. India
  • 4. Indonesia
  • 5. Honey-hunting by the Veddas and other Asiatic Pygmies
  • 6. Siam
  • 7. Indochina
  • 8. Burma and Malaya
  • 9. China and Japan
  • VI. The Americas. 1. General introduction
  • 2. United States
  • 3. Mexico
  • 4. The West Indies
  • 5. South America
  • 6. Honey-hunting and bee-keeping in Central and South America
  • 7. The honey-civilization of the Guayakis.
Notes
  • Bibliography: p. 331-350.
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  • Electronic reproduction. [S.l.] : HathiTrust Digital Library, 2010.
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  • Print version Bodenheimer, F.S. (Friedrich Simon), 1897-1959. Insects as human food. The Hague, W. Junk, 1951
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Language
  • English
ISBN
  • 9789401761598
  • 9401761590
Dewey Number
  • 394.1
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