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The Resource Tending fire : coping with America's wildland fires, Stephen J. Pyne

Tending fire : coping with America's wildland fires, Stephen J. Pyne

Label
Tending fire : coping with America's wildland fires
Title
Tending fire
Title remainder
coping with America's wildland fires
Statement of responsibility
Stephen J. Pyne
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Cataloging source
N$T
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1949-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Pyne, Stephen J.
Dewey number
363.37/9
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
LC call number
SD421.3
LC item number
.P96 2004eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Wildfires
  • Fire management
  • Wildfires
  • Fire management
  • TECHNOLOGY & ENGINEERING
  • Fire management
  • Wildfires
  • United States
  • Electronic books
Label
Tending fire : coping with America's wildland fires, Stephen J. Pyne
Link
Instantiates
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 219-224) and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Prologue. Seeing meaning in the flames -- 1. Why fire? -- Fire's narrative -- An imperial narrative -- America's narrative -- Rhythms and reasons -- 2. Torch and shovel : the means of fire management -- Option 1. Let burn -- Option 2. Suppress -- Option 3. Prescribe burn -- Option 4. Change combustibility -- The elements compounded -- 3. Sparks and embers : ideas in the wind -- The big fire -- Firestop II and Firestart I -- Fire in the mind -- Fire as community -- 4. Flash points : fire scenarios for the future -- The fires this time and next -- The not-quite vestal fire on the no-long virgin land -- The big burn -- Epilogue. Imaging fire -- Appendix. Fire's American century : by the numbers
Control code
ocm66463921
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xvii, 238 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781423767213
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Other physical details
illustrations, maps
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (Sirsi) o66463921
  • (OCoLC)66463921
Label
Tending fire : coping with America's wildland fires, Stephen J. Pyne
Link
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 219-224) and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Prologue. Seeing meaning in the flames -- 1. Why fire? -- Fire's narrative -- An imperial narrative -- America's narrative -- Rhythms and reasons -- 2. Torch and shovel : the means of fire management -- Option 1. Let burn -- Option 2. Suppress -- Option 3. Prescribe burn -- Option 4. Change combustibility -- The elements compounded -- 3. Sparks and embers : ideas in the wind -- The big fire -- Firestop II and Firestart I -- Fire in the mind -- Fire as community -- 4. Flash points : fire scenarios for the future -- The fires this time and next -- The not-quite vestal fire on the no-long virgin land -- The big burn -- Epilogue. Imaging fire -- Appendix. Fire's American century : by the numbers
Control code
ocm66463921
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xvii, 238 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781423767213
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Other physical details
illustrations, maps
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (Sirsi) o66463921
  • (OCoLC)66463921

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