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Swarm Trapping e-book and book.
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Apr 25, 2011

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  • Posted: Sun, Apr 10, 2011
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I'm a beekeeper (and engineer) who's putting out a how-to treatise on swarm trapping and bait hives. The goal is to put out an ebook, then a book via Amazon.

I've already enduring self publishing a science monograph using Scribus which is the open source equivalent of InDesign. So, I know I don't want to suffer that again. It was published via Lulu.com. Amazon's CreateSpace is better, I've heard.
So publisher is to be determined.

This swarm trapping ebook is short. About 15 pages in Word, without pictures. With pics and laid out in a pdf, I'm crudely guessing 35 pages. Total words - 6,800

The goal is first to make an ebook. This is spring, and beekeepers need to get ready for swarms, so I'm wanting this done within 4 weeks, if possible.

The book is mainly text in conversational voice. It contains around 25 pictures, sourced from me or royalty free. I've not picked a size of the ebook nor of the published book. That I'm leaving up to the designer. I'm suspecting the book will...

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