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World Fire is the story of how fire and humans have coevolved. The two are inseparable, and together they have repeatedly remade the planet.

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  1. Cover
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  1. Title Page, Copyright, Dedication
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  1. Contents
  2. pp. vii-viii
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  1. Foreword
  2. William Cronon
  3. pp. ix-xii
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  1. Preface to the 1997 Paperback Edition
  2. pp. xiii-xiv
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  1. SMOKEREPORT
  2. pp. 1-2
  1. The New World Order on Fire
  2. pp. 3-8
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  1. SIZE-UP
  2. pp. 9-10
  1. Firestick History; or, How to Set the World on Fire
  2. pp. 11-26
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  1. HOTSPOTTING
  2. pp. 27-28
  1. Fire Flume (Australia)
  2. pp. 29-44
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  1. Veld Fire (South Africa)
  2. pp. 45-59
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  1. Queimada Para Limpeza (Brazil)
  2. pp. 60-75
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  1. Svedjebruk (Sweden)
  2. pp. 76-94
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  1. Greek Fire (Greece)
  2. pp. 95-109
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  1. La Nuevo Reconquisto (Iberia)
  2. pp. 110-128
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  1. Red Skies of Irkutsk (Russia)
  2. pp. 129-148
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  1. Nataraja (India)
  2. pp. 149-170
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  1. White Darkness (Antarctica)
  2. pp. 171-180
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  1. CONTROL
  2. pp. 181-182
  1. Initial Attack:The U.S. Forest Service Fights Fire
  2. pp. 183-218
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  1. Coldtrailing
  2. pp. 219-237
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  1. Vestal Fires and Virgin Lands
  2. pp. 238-255
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  1. The Summer We Let Wild Fire Loose
  2. pp. 256-268
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  1. The Fire This Time
  2. pp. 269-281
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  1. Nouvelle Southwest
  2. pp. 282-296
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  1. MOP-UP
  2. pp. 297-298
  1. Consumed by Either Fire or Fire
  2. pp. 299-328
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  1. AFTER THELAST SMOKE
  2. pp. 329-330
  1. Flame and Fortune
  2. pp. 331-342
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  1. Notes and Additional Reading
  2. pp. 343-360
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  1. Index
  2. pp. 361-380
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  1. Illustration Sources and Credits
  2. pp. 381-384
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Additional Information

ISBN
9780295805245
Related ISBN
9780295975931
MARC Record
OCLC
882553617
Pages
399
Launched on MUSE
2015-01-01
Language
English
Open Access
No
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