Fire On The Mountain

Author: John N. Maclean
Publisher: Simon and Schuster
ISBN: 0743410386
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A gripping account of the tragic 1994 South Canyon forest fire that killed fourteen firefighters chronicles the string of seemingly small human blunders that contributed to the tragedy. Reprint.


Author: Joseph Conrad
Publisher: BoD – Books on Demand
ISBN: 3954556510
Size: 17.61 MB
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Joseph Conrad (1857-1924) veröffentlichte diese Erzählung 1902 zusammen mit seinem berühmtesten Text, »Herz der Finsternis«.

Wie Ich Die Entscheidenden 10 Gl Cklicher Wurde

Author: Dan Harris
Publisher: Deutscher Taschenbuch Verlag
ISBN: 3423428767
Size: 59.81 MB
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Ein ehrliches Versprechen Als Dan Harris während der Moderation von »Good Morning America« vor laufender Kamera eine Panikattacke erleidet, ist ihm klar, dass er etwas ändern muss.

Between Two Fires

Author: Stephen J. Pyne
Publisher: University of Arizona Press
ISBN: 0816532141
Size: 78.13 MB
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Babbit quote from Bruce Babbitt, “Making Peace with Wildland Fire,” Wildfire (
January 1999): 12. 25. The best summary of the fire season overall is Woody
Williams, “Pushed to the Limit,” NFPA Journal (March/April 1995): 36–42, 47–50.
The issue has several articles on the season, including one on South Canyon
and another on Mann Gulch. 26. The most accessible source for the general
public is John Maclean, Fire on the Mountain: The True Story of the South
Canyon Fire (New ...

Aus Der Mitte Entspringt Ein Flu

Author: Norman Maclean
Publisher: S. Fischer Verlag
ISBN: 3105609571
Size: 50.73 MB
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Der Ausflug nimmt jedoch ein tragisches Ende, als einer der Brüder erschlagen aufgefunden wird. Der Roman von Norman Maclean wurde überaus erfolgreich von Robert Redford verfilmt. (Dieser Text bezieht sich auf eine frühere Ausgabe.)

Eine H Here Pflicht

Author: Adam Makos
Publisher: Riva Verlag
ISBN: 3864135311
Size: 66.21 MB
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Eine höhere Pflicht ist kein Buch über einen kurzen Augenblick des Mitleids, sondern ein Buch darüber, was es bedeutet, in einem Krieg Pilot zu sein, und was für einer Pflichtverletzung es gleichkam, so zu handeln, wie es Franz Stigler ...

Fire In The Heart

Author: Mary Emerick
Publisher: Skyhorse Publishing Inc.
ISBN: 1628728477
Size: 30.62 MB
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There's as much heart as fire in this book. It took a 'big one,' the South Canyon
Fire on Storm King Mountain, to bring home the deepest meanings of love, loss,
and the bittersweet renewal of life that follows the flames.” —John N. Maclean,
author of Fire on the Mountain: The True Story of the South Canyon Fire, and
other books “Hour by hour, season by season, fire by fire, readers crisscross the
country with Emerick as she rises to the challenges of this difficult life, even as
she asks ...

Blazing Heritage

Author: Hal K. Rothman
Publisher: Oxford University Press
ISBN: 0190208066
Size: 13.42 MB
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Experiment Station, Contribution Number 943. Maclean, John N. Fire and Ashes:
On the Front Lines Battling Wildfires. New York: Holt, 2004. ———. Fire on the
Mountain: The True Story of the South Canyon Fire. New York: Morrow, 1999.
Maclean, Norman. Young Men & Fire. Chicago: University of Chicago Press,
1992. Manning, Richard. “Friendly Fire.” Sierra (January–February 2001): 40–41,
110. Manson, Marsden. “The Effect of the Partial Suppression of Annual Forest
Fires in the ...


Author: Lincoln Bramwell
Publisher: University of Washington Press
ISBN: 0295805587
Size: 62.22 MB
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Taking a huge toll on volunteer fire departments is the reality that they are being
forced to protect multiple homes or subdivisions from ever-increasing wildfires.
See O'Toole, Reforming the Forest Service, 16. Cook et al., Lessons Learned. For
more on the South Canyon fire, see John N. Maclean, Fire on the Mountain: The
True Story of the South Canyon Fire (New York: William Morrow, 1999); Lincoln
Bramwell, “Hotshots: The Origins and Work Culture of America's Elite Wildland ...