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Nature

Ralph Waldo Emerson - Nature - 2013 - 60 pages
Ralph Waldo Emerson was born on 25 of May 1803 in Boston and was a famous writer, American philosopher and poet. Nature was published in 1836 and is considered one of the most ...
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A Great Day to Fight Fire: Mann Gulch, 1949

Mark Matthews - Biography & Autobiography - 2013 - 280 pages
Mann Gulch, Montana, 1949. Sixteen men ventured into hell to fight a raging wildfire; only three came out alive. Searing the fire into the nationís consciousness, Norman ...
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Forest Fires: A Reference Handbook

Philip N. Omi - Nature - 2005 - 347 pages
From killer fires to ecosystem rehabilitation, an exhaustive survey exploring the ecological, social, and economic consequences of managing fires in U.S. wildland areas.
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Tree Rings and Natural Hazards: A State-of-Art

Markus Stoffel - Social Science - 2010 - 520 pages
The initial employment of tree rings in natural hazard studies was simply as a dating tool and rarely exploited other environmental information and records of damage contained ...
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Tending Fire: Coping With America's Wildland Fires

Stephen Pyne - Nature - 2004 - 256 pages
The wildfires that spread across Southern California in the fall of 2003 were devastating in their scale-twenty-two deaths, thousands of homes destroyed and many more ...
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Forest Fire!

Anita Ganeri - Juvenile Nonfiction - 2012 - 32 pages
Forest Fire! describes how, why and where forest fires happen.
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Wildfire: A Reader

Alianor True - Nature - 2001 - 246 pages
This is an edited collection of essays on wildfire. The essays focus on the frightening dimensions of fire within an ecological framework.
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The Great Penguin Rescue: 40,000 Penguins, a Devastating Oil Spill, and the ...

Dyan deNapoli - Nature - 2010 - 320 pages
ON JUNE 23, 2000, the iron-ore carrier MV Treasure, en route from Brazil to China, foundered off the coast of Cape Town, South Africa, spilling 1,300 tons of oil into the ocean ...
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This Borrowed Earth: Lessons from the Fifteen Worst Environmental Disasters ...

Robert Emmet Hernan - Science - 2010 - 256 pages
Over the last century mankind has irrevocably damaged the environment through the unscrupulous greed of big business and our own willful ignorance. Here are the strikingly ...
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Climate Change Adaptation and Disaster Risk Reduction: Issues and Challenges

Rajib Shaw, Juan M. Pulhin, Joy J. Pereira - Nature - 2010 - 391 pages
The importance of Climate Change Adaptation (CCA) and Disaster Risk Reduction (DRR) is increasing due, in part, to recent major disasters throughout the world. CCA and DRR are ...
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