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Books Books 31 - 40 of about 46 related to The Big Burn: Teddy Roosevelt and the Fire that Saved America.   

The San Francisco Calamity by Earthquake and Fire

Charles Morris - History - 1906 - 176 pages
"On the morning of April 18, 1906, San Francisco was struck by a violent earthquake that shook the city and ignited an even deadlier menace - a three-day fire that burned up ...
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Faces from the Flood: Hurricane Floyd Remembered

Richard Moore, Jay Barnes - Nature - 2004 - 225 pages
Features three dozen firsthand accounts of Hurricane Floyd, the most destructive hurricane in North Carolina history, and recounts dramatic rescues, sorrowful losses, and ...
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Winds of Change: Hurricanes & the Transformation of Nineteenth-century Cuba

Louis A. Pérez - History - 2001 - 199 pages
Literary and eyewitness accounts, economic records, and agricultural data show how catastropic and lesser hurricanes in the mid-1800s transformed Cuban politics, economy ...
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Flammable Australia: The Fire Regimes and Biodiversity of a Continent

Ross A. Bradstock, Jann E. Williams, Malcolm A. Gill - Nature - 2002 - 462 pages
Fire is pivotal to the functioning of ecosystems in Australia, affecting the distribution and abundance of the continent's unique and highly diverse range of plants and animals ...
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Firefly Guide to Global Hazards

Robert Louis Kovach, Bill McGuire - Nature - 2004 - 256 pages
An illustrated guide to the large-scale natural disasters that affect life on Earth, both globally and locally, providing clear descriptions of all types of hazards and the ...
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