Year of the Fires: The Story of the Great Fires Of 1910 / Edition 2

Year of the Fires: The Story of the Great Fires Of 1910 / Edition 2

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by Stephen J. Pyne
     
 

ISBN-10: 0878425446

ISBN-13: 9780878425440

Pub. Date: 01/28/2016

Publisher: Mountain Press Publishing Company, Inc.

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

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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.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780878425440
Publisher:
Mountain Press Publishing Company, Inc.
Publication date:
01/28/2016
Edition description:
Reissue
Pages:
368
Sales rank:
1,207,512
Product dimensions:
6.00(w) x 9.00(h) x 0.82(d)

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