Year of the Fire: The Story of the Great Fires of 1910 Stephen J. Pyne

Year of the Fire: The Story of the Great Fires of 1910

Author: Stephen J. Pyne
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Book Title
Year of the Fire: The Story of the Great Fires of 1910
Author
Stephen J. Pyne
ISBN
9780878425440
In the summer of 1910, wildfires int eh Northern Rockies scorched millions of acres, darkened skies in New England, and deposited soot on the ice in Greenland. The flames ravaged pristine wilderness along with farms, towns, and mining camps, culminating in the deaths of seventy-eight firefighters in the Big Blowup along the Montana-Idaho border. Year of the Fires is the riveting story of that catastrophic year and its pivotal role in establishing how we deal with forest fire in this country.Binding Type: PaperbackAuthor: Stephen J. PynePublisher: Mountain Press Publishing CompanyPublished: 01/01/2016ISBN: 9780878425440Pages: 325Weight: 1.10lbsSize: 8.94h x 5.92w x 1.03dReview Citations: Scitech Book News 06/01/2008 pg. 134
In the summer of 1910, wildfires int eh Northern Rockies scorched millions of acres, darkened skies in New England, and deposited soot on the ice in Greenland. The flames ravaged pristine wilderness along with farms, towns, and mining camps, culminating in the deaths of seventy-eight firefighters in the Big Blowup along the Montana-Idaho border. Year of the Fires is the riveting story of that catastrophic year and its pivotal role in establishing how we deal with forest fire in this country.

Binding Type: Paperback
Author: Stephen J. Pyne
Publisher: Mountain Press Publishing Company
Published: 01/01/2016
ISBN: 9780878425440
Pages: 325
Weight: 1.10lbs
Size: 8.94h x 5.92w x 1.03d

Review Citations: Scitech Book News 06/01/2008 pg. 134
In the summer of 1910, wildfires int eh Northern Rockies scorched millions of acres, darkened skies in New England, and deposited soot on the ice in Greenland. The flames ravaged pristine wilderness along with farms, towns, and mining camps, culminating in the deaths of seventy-eight firefighters in the Big Blowup along the Montana-Idaho border. Year of the Fires is the riveting story of that catastrophic year and its pivotal role in establishing how we deal with forest fire in this country.

Binding Type: Paperback
Author: Stephen J. Pyne
Publisher: Mountain Press Publishing Company
Published: 01/01/2016
ISBN: 9780878425440
Pages: 325
Weight: 1.10lbs
Size: 8.94h x 5.92w x 1.03d

Review Citations: Scitech Book News 06/01/2008 pg. 134