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Title

Year of the Fires: The Story of the Great Fires of 1910
Document Type: Book
Author(s): Stephen J. Pyne
Publication Year: 2001

Cataloging Information

Keyword(s):
  • 1910 fires
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Record Last Modified: December 5, 2018
FRAMES Record Number: 56922

Description

The thrilling story of the most important firefighting efforts in the last 100 years as told by fire expert Stephen Pyne. Pyne relates the similarities between the vast fires of summer 2000 with the Great Fires of 1910 that swept across the northwest, destroying towns, killing close to 100 people and dropping soot as far away as Greenland.

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Citation:
Pyne, Stephen J. 2001. Year of the Fires: The Story of the Great Fires of 1910. Viking Press. 322 p.