Entomology is the scientific study of insects. At some 1.3 million described species, insects account for more than two-thirds of all known organisms, dating back some 400 million years, and have many kinds of interactions with humans and other forms of life on' earth, so it is an important specialty within biology.
An introduction to the broad field of entomology, this book is highly recommended to students and teachers of the field. It is an . extremely well written and thoroughly up-to-date text, amply and clearly illustrated with magnificent black and white drawings. All in all, this book will make a valuable and much-used addition to any school, university library or personal library.