The 1910 fires: a new book by Stephen J. Pyne [book review]
Document Type: Journal Article
Author(s): H. Brown
Publication Year: 2001

Cataloging Information

  • blowups
  • catastrophic fires
  • coniferous forests
  • European settlement
  • fire case histories
  • fire control
  • fire damage (property)
  • fire equipment
  • fire exclusion
  • fire management
  • firefighting personnel
  • forest management
  • Great Lakes
  • health factors
  • histories
  • Idaho
  • land use
  • Minnesota
  • national forests
  • Pinus monticola
  • US Forest Service
  • Washington
  • wilderness areas
  • wilderness fire management
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Record Last Modified: May 22, 2019
FRAMES Record Number: 40962
Tall Timbers Record Number: 15777
TTRS Location Status: In-file
TTRS Call Number: A13.32:61/4
TTRS Abstract Status: Fair use, Okay, Reproduced by permission

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From the text ... 'Pyne's book goes against the grain of history, exposing uncomfortable truths behind our founding myths. ...The story unfolds in a broad context of fire ecology and social, political, and cultural history.'

Online Link(s):
Brown, H. 2001. The 1910 fires: a new book by Stephen J. Pyne [book review]. Fire Management Today, v. 61, no. 4, p. 45-47.