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World fire: (the culture of fire on earth )

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Book News Annotation:

Pyne's narrative of how fire and humans have coevolved surveys the emerging geography of global fire, examines fire in the contemporary world of unsettled ecology where there is too much fire in the "wrong" places and not enough in the "right" places, and considers the future, arguing for fire's regenerative powers.
Annotation c. Book News, Inc., Portland, OR (booknews.com)

Description:

Includes bibliographical references (p. 343-360) and index.

Product Details

ISBN:
9780805032475
Subtitle:
(the culture of fire on earth )
Publisher:
Holt
Location:
New York :
Subject:
Fire prevention
Subject:
Fires
Subject:
Wildfires
Subject:
Fire ecology
Edition Number:
1st ed.
Series Volume:
186026
Publication Date:
1995
Illustrations:
Yes
Pages:
xiv, 379 p.

Related Subjects

Science and Mathematics » Biology » General
Science and Mathematics » Environmental Studies » Ecology
Science and Mathematics » Environmental Studies » General

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