Fire in America

Fire in America
Author : Stephen J. Pyne
Publisher : University of Washington Press
Total Pages : 680
Release : 2017-05-01
ISBN 10 : 9780295805214
ISBN 13 : 0295805218
Language : EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

Fire in America Book Description:

From prehistory to the present-day conservation movement, Pyne explores the efforts of successive American cultures to master wildfire and to use it to shape the landscape.

Fire in America
Language: en
Pages: 680
Authors: Stephen J. Pyne
Categories: Nature
Type: BOOK - Published: 2017-05-01 - Publisher: University of Washington Press

From prehistory to the present-day conservation movement, Pyne explores the efforts of successive American cultures to master wildfire and to use it to shape th
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Pages: 118
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