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The Resource Extreme wildfire : smoke jumpers, high-tech gear, survival tactics, and the extraordinary science of fire, Mark Thiessen with Glen Phelan

Extreme wildfire : smoke jumpers, high-tech gear, survival tactics, and the extraordinary science of fire, Mark Thiessen with Glen Phelan

Label
Extreme wildfire : smoke jumpers, high-tech gear, survival tactics, and the extraordinary science of fire
Title
Extreme wildfire
Title remainder
smoke jumpers, high-tech gear, survival tactics, and the extraordinary science of fire
Statement of responsibility
Mark Thiessen with Glen Phelan
Creator
Contributor
Author
Illustrator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
"From a searing expanse of flames in Russia to barreling blazes in California, no wildfire is too extreme for National Geographic photographer and wildland firefighter Mark Thiessen. Travel with Thiessen across the globe as he investigates dangerous infernos and works alongside courageous firefighting teams. Offering stunning photography, expert advice, and inside information on the most high-tech gear, the author turns up the heat to show you the incredible science behind the flames."
Cataloging source
NJQ/DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Thiessen, Mark
Dewey number
363.37
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
Intended audience
Ages 8-12
LC call number
SD421.435
LC item number
.T45 2016
Literary form
fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Phelan, Glen
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Thiessen, Mark
  • Thiessen, Mark
  • Wildfires
  • Forest fire fighters
  • Smokejumpers
  • Fire ecology
  • Wildfires
  • Forest fire fighters
  • Smokejumpers
  • Fire ecology
  • JUVENILE NONFICTION
Target audience
juvenile
Label
Extreme wildfire : smoke jumpers, high-tech gear, survival tactics, and the extraordinary science of fire, Mark Thiessen with Glen Phelan
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
  • text
  • still image
Content type code
  • txt
  • sti
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
Contents
The science of wildfire -- Battling wildfire from the ground -- Battling wildfire from the air -- Ecology of wildfire -- Living with wildfire
Control code
ocn952139051
Dimensions
28 cm
Extent
111 pages
Isbn
9781426325311
Lccn
2016005546
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
color illustrations
System control number
  • (OCoLC)952139051
  • (Sirsi) a1951206
Label
Extreme wildfire : smoke jumpers, high-tech gear, survival tactics, and the extraordinary science of fire, Mark Thiessen with Glen Phelan
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
  • text
  • still image
Content type code
  • txt
  • sti
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
Contents
The science of wildfire -- Battling wildfire from the ground -- Battling wildfire from the air -- Ecology of wildfire -- Living with wildfire
Control code
ocn952139051
Dimensions
28 cm
Extent
111 pages
Isbn
9781426325311
Lccn
2016005546
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
color illustrations
System control number
  • (OCoLC)952139051
  • (Sirsi) a1951206

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