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♥ Book Title : Smokechasing
♣ Name Author : Stephen J. Pyne
∞ Launching : 2003
◊ Info ISBN Link : 0816522855
⊗ Detail ISBN code : 9780816522859
⊕ Number Pages : Total 260 sheet
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☯ Full Synopsis : ""Smokechasing is an American term coined to describe the practice of sending one or, later, two fightfighters into wildlands to track down the source of a reported smoke. The organization of this book roughly traces the stages of such an event."--Author's note."Article| Stephen J. Pyne| Statement ..."

"Fire Control Planning in the Northern Rocky Mountain Region"

♥ Book Title : Fire Control Planning in the Northern Rocky Mountain Region
♣ Name Author : L. G. Hornby
∞ Launching : 1936
◊ Info ISBN Link : UOM:39015068570236
⊗ Detail ISBN code :
⊕ Number Pages : Total 179 sheet
♮ News id : X3dOAAAAMAAJ

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"Fire Control Notes"

♥ Book Title : Fire Control Notes
♣ Name Author : no defined
∞ Launching : 1959
◊ Info ISBN Link : OSU:32435031258114
⊗ Detail ISBN code :
⊕ Number Pages : Total 233 sheet
♮ News id : P2yR17jjNOcC

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"Voice and Vision"

♥ Book Title : Voice and Vision
♣ Name Author : Stephen J. Pyne
∞ Launching : 2009-05-15
◊ Info ISBN Link : 9780674054455
⊗ Detail ISBN code : 0674054458
⊕ Number Pages : Total 336 sheet
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☯ Full Synopsis : "It has become commonplace these days to speak of "unpacking" texts. Voice and Vision is a book about packing that prose in the first place. This book is for those who wish to understand the ways in which literary considerations can enhance nonfiction writing. Stephen Pyne, an experienced and skilled writer himself, explores the many ways to understand what makes good nonfiction, and explains how to achieve it. His counsel and guidance will be invaluable to experts as well as novices in the art of writing serious and scholarly nonfiction."Article| Stephen J. Pyne| Statement ..."

"Idaho Forester"

♥ Book Title : Idaho Forester
♣ Name Author : no defined
∞ Launching : 1921
◊ Info ISBN Link : MINN:31951D01547258M
⊗ Detail ISBN code :
⊕ Number Pages : Total 233 sheet
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♥ Book Title : Fire
♣ Name Author : Stephen J. Pyne
∞ Launching : 2013-06-01
◊ Info ISBN Link : 9781780230603
⊗ Detail ISBN code : 1780230605
⊕ Number Pages : Total 207 sheet
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☯ Full Synopsis : "For over 400 million years, fire has been an integral force on our planet. It can be as innocent as a bonfire or as destructive and lethal as a wildfire. Human history is rife with fires that have leveled cities—the Fire of Moscow in 1812 that destroyed seventy-five percent of the city, the Great Chicago Fire in 1871 that took down 17,000 buildings, and the fire that obliterated San Francisco after the 1906 earthquake are just a few. Fire is a force of nature that can consume everything in its wake, and yet it also has tremendous powers of cleansing and renewal. At the end of the day, we can’t live without it. In Fire, Stephen J. Pyne offers a concise history of fire and its use by humanity, explaining how fire has been at the core of hunting, foraging, farming, herding, urbanizing, and managing nature reserves. He depicts how it gave humans power in ancient times, which resulted in humanity beginning to reshape the world for its own benefit. He describes how fire was used by aboriginal societies and the ways agricultural societies added control over fuel, but warns that our mastery of the science and art of fire has not given us complete control—fire disasters throughout history have defined cultures, and unexpected fires that begin as the result of other disasters have shocking effects. Pyne traces fire’s influence on landscapes, art, science, and even climate, exploring the power a simple spark has over our imaginations. Lavishly illustrated with a host of rare and unexpected images, Fire is a sizzling and accessible tale of our relationship with this primal natural force."Article| Stephen J. Pyne| Statement ..."

"America's fires"

♥ Book Title : America's fires
♣ Name Author : Stephen J. Pyne
∞ Launching : 2010
◊ Info ISBN Link : 0890300739
⊗ Detail ISBN code : 9780890300732
⊕ Number Pages : Total 93 sheet
♮ News id : vg4pAQAAMAAJ

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☯ Full Synopsis : ""America's Fires reviews the historical context of our fire issues and policies that can inform the current and future debate. The forecast makes it imperative that the nation review its policies toward wildland fires and find ways to live with them more intelligently"--Provided by publisher."Article| Stephen J. Pyne| Statement ..."

"The Idaho Forester"

♥ Book Title : The Idaho Forester
♣ Name Author : no defined
∞ Launching : 1921
◊ Info ISBN Link : UOM:39015006169562
⊗ Detail ISBN code :
⊕ Number Pages : Total 233 sheet
♮ News id : Kb5OAAAAMAAJ

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"Inside the Inferno"

♥ Book Title : Inside the Inferno
♣ Name Author : Damian Asher
∞ Launching : 2017-05-02
◊ Info ISBN Link : 9781501171123
⊗ Detail ISBN code : 1501171127
⊕ Number Pages : Total 224 sheet
♮ News id : Z2m9DgAAQBAJ

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☯ Full Synopsis : "An action-packed, on-the-ground memoir of the Fort McMurray wildfire and the courage, resilience, and sacrifice of the firefighters who saved the city. In May 2016, what began as a remote forest fire quickly became a nightmare for the ninety thousand residents of Fort McMurray. A perfect combination of weather, geography and circumstance created a raging wildfire that devoured everything in its path. Winds drove the flames towards the town, forcing the entire population to evacuate. As the fire swept through neighbourhoods, it fell to the men and women of the fire department to protect the city. Born and raised in Fort McMurray, Damian Asher was a fifteen-year veteran and captain in the city’s fire department. Day after day, Damian and his crew remained on the front lines of the burning city. As embers rained down around them, they barely slept, pushing their minds and bodies to the brink as they struggled to contain the fire. As he led his crew through the smoke and the flames, Damian had little time to worry about whether the house he had built for his family was still standing. With media unable to get into the locked-down city, the world watched in hope and fear, wondering what was happening on the fiery streets. Finally, after weeks of battling the wildfire, the firefighters managed to regain control. When the smoke cleared, much of the city had been destroyed. Would things ever be the same? How would the city reunite? What would it take to rebuild life in Fort McMurray?"Article| Damian Asher| Statement ..."

"The Interior West"

♥ Book Title : The Interior West
♣ Name Author : Stephen J. Pyne
∞ Launching : 2018-03-13
◊ Info ISBN Link : 9780816537709
⊗ Detail ISBN code : 0816537704
⊕ Number Pages : Total 205 sheet
♮ News id : CJtIDwAAQBAJ

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☯ Full Synopsis : ""Surveys the fire scene characteristic of Nevada, Utah, and western Colorado through a mixture of journalism, history, and literary imagination that moves the topic beyond the usual science and policy formulations"--Provided by publisher."Article| Stephen J. Pyne| Statement ..."

"Death in Yellowstone"

♥ Book Title : Death in Yellowstone
♣ Name Author : Lee H. Whittlesey
∞ Launching : 1995-06-25
◊ Info ISBN Link : 9781570984396
⊗ Detail ISBN code : 1570984395
⊕ Number Pages : Total 240 sheet
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☯ Full Synopsis : "Intriguing stories of how people have died in Yellowstone warn about the many dangers that exist there and in wild areas in general."Article| Lee H. Whittlesey| Statement ..."

"Young Men and Fire"

♥ Book Title : Young Men and Fire
♣ Name Author : Norman Maclean
∞ Launching : 2017-05-01
◊ Info ISBN Link : 9780226450490
⊗ Detail ISBN code : 022645049X
⊕ Number Pages : Total 352 sheet
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☯ Full Synopsis : "A devastating and lyrical work of nonfiction, Young Men and Fire describes the events of August 5, 1949, when a crew of fifteen of the US Forest Service’s elite airborne firefighters, the Smokejumpers, stepped into the sky above a remote forest fire in the Montana wilderness. Two hours after their jump, all but three of the men were dead or mortally burned. Haunted by these deaths for forty years, Norman Maclean puts together the scattered pieces of the Mann Gulch tragedy in Young Men and Fire, which won the National Book Critics Circle Award. Alongside Maclean’s now-canonical A River Runs through It and Other Stories, Young Men and Fire is recognized today as a classic of the American West. This twenty-fifth anniversary edition of Maclean’s later triumph—the last book he would write—includes a powerful new foreword by Timothy Egan, author of The Big Burn and The Worst Hard Time. As moving and profound as when it was first published, Young Men and Fire honors the literary legacy of a man who gave voice to an essential corner of the American soul."Article| Norman Maclean| Statement ..."