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The Resource A great day to fight fire : Mann Gulch, 1949, Mark Matthews

A great day to fight fire : Mann Gulch, 1949, Mark Matthews

Label
A great day to fight fire : Mann Gulch, 1949
Title
A great day to fight fire
Title remainder
Mann Gulch, 1949
Statement of responsibility
Mark Matthews
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
A critical study of the 1949 Mann Gulch, Montana, wildfire that claimed the lives of thirteen firefighters draws on the recollections of the three survivors, their families, and colleagues to offer a moment-by-moment re-creation of the disaster and to describe the legacy of the fire in terms of the development of new safety equipment and training programs for firefighters
Biography type
contains biographical information
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
229615
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1951-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Matthews, Mark
Dewey number
  • 363.37/9
  • B
Government publication
government publication of a state province territory dependency etc
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
no index present
LC call number
SD421.32.M9
LC item number
M38 2007
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • United States
  • Forest fires
  • Smokejumpers
Target audience
adult
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/titleRemainder
Mann Gulch, 1949
Label
A great day to fight fire : Mann Gulch, 1949, Mark Matthews
Link
http://www.loc.gov/catdir/toc/ecip077/2006103030.html
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 237-264)
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
657875
Dimensions
23 cm
Extent
xvi, 264 pages
Isbn
9780806138572
Isbn Type
(hardcover : alk. paper)
Lccn
2006103030
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations, map
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9780806138572
  • (OCoLC)86115553
Label
A great day to fight fire : Mann Gulch, 1949, Mark Matthews
Link
http://www.loc.gov/catdir/toc/ecip077/2006103030.html
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 237-264)
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
657875
Dimensions
23 cm
Extent
xvi, 264 pages
Isbn
9780806138572
Isbn Type
(hardcover : alk. paper)
Lccn
2006103030
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations, map
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9780806138572
  • (OCoLC)86115553

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