By Richard A. Jones and Sharon Sweeney-Lynch. ISBN 978-1-58479-918-4. Copyright 2010. Hardcover with 412 pages including bibliography and index.
Part history book, part handbook, and part cookbook, this illustrated volume covers every facet of the ancient hobby of beekeeping, from safe hive management to the culinary, medical, cosmetic, and domestic uses of honey, beeswax and pollen. With stunning illustrations and step-by-step photography, this indispensable comprehensive guide is a must for every active or aspiring beekeeper.