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The Resource Megafire : the race to extinguish a deadly epidemic of flame, Michael Kodas

Megafire : the race to extinguish a deadly epidemic of flame, Michael Kodas

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Megafire : the race to extinguish a deadly epidemic of flame
Title
Megafire
Title remainder
the race to extinguish a deadly epidemic of flame
Statement of responsibility
Michael Kodas
Creator
Author
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
A journalist and forest-fire expert shares his experiences in some of the world's most dangerous and remote regions to explore the rising phenomenon of large-scale fires, the damage they cause, and how they are being battled by elite firefighters
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Kodas, Michael
Dewey number
363.37
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • plates
Index
index present
LC call number
SD421
LC item number
.K63 2017
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Wildfires
  • Wildfire fighters
  • Wildfire fighters
  • Wildfires
Label
Megafire : the race to extinguish a deadly epidemic of flame, Michael Kodas
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Parrt I: Everybody's hometown. Yarnell Hill ; Fuses and bombs ; Prescott -- Part II: Our greatest ally, our fiercest foe. Heartstrong ; Red Buffalo, Black Dragon ; Crazy woman ; the bigger blowup -- Part III: The crowded forest. Mansions in the slums ; The blackline ; Slop-over ; Off to the races ; Red zones -- Part IV: Turning up the heat. Playing with fire ; Nuclear frying pan ; The vanishing forest ; The fire-industrial complex ; High park ; Firebugs ; Forest jihad -- Part V: Extended attack. Mountain shadows ; Firestorm ; Seeing red ; Never winter ; Black forest ; Trickle down -- Part VI: Backfire. Frontier days ; Defusing the time bomb ; The Doce ; Where the desert breeze meets the mountain air ; The perfect firestorm ; Trigger points ; Nineteen ; Blowback
Control code
ocn953710058
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
xvi, 365 pages, 8 unnumbered pages of plates
Isbn
9780547792088
Lccn
2017019810
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9780547792088
  • (OCoLC)953710058
Label
Megafire : the race to extinguish a deadly epidemic of flame, Michael Kodas
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Parrt I: Everybody's hometown. Yarnell Hill ; Fuses and bombs ; Prescott -- Part II: Our greatest ally, our fiercest foe. Heartstrong ; Red Buffalo, Black Dragon ; Crazy woman ; the bigger blowup -- Part III: The crowded forest. Mansions in the slums ; The blackline ; Slop-over ; Off to the races ; Red zones -- Part IV: Turning up the heat. Playing with fire ; Nuclear frying pan ; The vanishing forest ; The fire-industrial complex ; High park ; Firebugs ; Forest jihad -- Part V: Extended attack. Mountain shadows ; Firestorm ; Seeing red ; Never winter ; Black forest ; Trickle down -- Part VI: Backfire. Frontier days ; Defusing the time bomb ; The Doce ; Where the desert breeze meets the mountain air ; The perfect firestorm ; Trigger points ; Nineteen ; Blowback
Control code
ocn953710058
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
xvi, 365 pages, 8 unnumbered pages of plates
Isbn
9780547792088
Lccn
2017019810
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9780547792088
  • (OCoLC)953710058

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