Summer Birds

the Butterflies of Maria Merian
Title rated 4.15 out of 5 stars, based on 26 ratings
Current format, Book, 2010, Available .
Current format, Book, 2010, Available . Offered in 0 more formats

In the Middle Ages, people believed that insects were evil, born from mud in a process called spontaneous generation. Maria Merian was only a child, but she disagreed. She watched carefully as caterpillars spun themselves cocoons, which opened to reveal summer birds, or butterflies and moths. Maria studied the whole life…

Opinion

From the community

What did you think about this title?
There are no comments from the community on this title

More from the community

Community lists featuring this title

There are no community lists featuring this title

Community contributions

There are no quotations from this title