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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
Tone
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10572921
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Kodas, Michael
Dewey number
363.37
Index
index present
LC call number
SD421
LC item number
.K63 2017
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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True
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  • Wildfires
  • Wildfire fighters
Target audience
adult
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/titleRemainder
the race to extinguish a deadly epidemic of flame
Label
Megafire : the race to extinguish a deadly epidemic of flame, Michael Kodas
Instantiates
Publication
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
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
  • 953710058
  • (OCoLC)953710058
Label
Megafire : the race to extinguish a deadly epidemic of flame, Michael Kodas
Publication
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
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
  • 953710058
  • (OCoLC)953710058

Library Locations

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      7770 Croaker Road, Williamsburg, VA, 23188, US
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