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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

Label
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
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 (pages [321]-349) 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
Everybody's hometown -- Yarnell Hill -- Fuses and bombs -- Prescott -- Our greatest ally, our fiercest foe -- Heartstrong -- Red Buffalo, Black Dragon -- Crazy woman -- The bigger blowup -- The crowded forest -- Mansions in the slums -- The blackline -- Slop-over -- Off to the races -- Red zones -- Turning up the heat -- Playing with fire -- Nuclear frying pan -- The vanishing forest -- The fire-industrial complex -- High park -- Firebugs -- Forest jihad -- Extended attack -- Mountain shadows -- Firestorm -- Seeing red -- Never winter -- Black forest -- Trickle down -- 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) o953710058
  • (OCoLC)953710058
  • (Sirsi) b1496802
Label
Megafire : the race to extinguish a deadly epidemic of flame, Michael Kodas
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages [321]-349) 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
Everybody's hometown -- Yarnell Hill -- Fuses and bombs -- Prescott -- Our greatest ally, our fiercest foe -- Heartstrong -- Red Buffalo, Black Dragon -- Crazy woman -- The bigger blowup -- The crowded forest -- Mansions in the slums -- The blackline -- Slop-over -- Off to the races -- Red zones -- Turning up the heat -- Playing with fire -- Nuclear frying pan -- The vanishing forest -- The fire-industrial complex -- High park -- Firebugs -- Forest jihad -- Extended attack -- Mountain shadows -- Firestorm -- Seeing red -- Never winter -- Black forest -- Trickle down -- 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) o953710058
  • (OCoLC)953710058
  • (Sirsi) b1496802

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