Mark Moffett has combined both in this book, and then some.
Mark Moffett is as much a wonder as is his topic of this particular book ADVENTURES AMONG ANTS: A Global Safari with a Cast of Trillions.
This book has so much you can learn from and if you are interested in ants and knowing more about them, this is the book for you.
I have read several books on ants, with Moffett's edition being the latest. Several reviewers have commented on the amount of autobiographical content in Moffett's book compared to... Read morePublished 3 months ago by Brett A. Fishwild
I thoroughly enjoyed reading this book. The author is entertaining and yet he does not over simplify his descriptions. I recommend this book without reservation.Published 5 months ago by David P. Cooper
This book has so much you can learn from and if you are interested in ants and knowing more about them, this is the book for you.Published 8 months ago by Milos Stevanovic
I had heard the author interview on NPR and my mom had heard the same interview and she wanted her own copy.Published 13 months ago by Mildred D. Pettyjohn
The prose is absorbing and well written, but the material was too anecdotal and poorly weaved into a narrative. Read morePublished 14 months ago by Thomas James Matthews
Moffett puts himself in the picture as media-friendly guide to the ants. Starting with boyhood enthusiasm, he builds a career in ant watching, touring the world to observe their... Read morePublished 14 months ago by Brian Griffith
Mr. Moffett takes us into the world of major ant societies with wit and clarity. This is not a textbook - but rather a travelogue of his experiences seeking out the social aspects... Read morePublished 16 months ago by BradB
Mark Moffett is one of that relatively rare breed of scientists who not only are experts in their fields, but also communicate well, unlocking for the rest of us secrets of the... Read morePublished 21 months ago by Donald Smith
Even if you do not love ants, you will find great scientific expeditions involving a real life Indiana Jones (without the Nazis). Read morePublished 21 months ago by Sam Muller