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Blazing bush and forest fires, Louise and Richard Spilsbury

Label
Blazing bush and forest fires
Title
Blazing bush and forest fires
Statement of responsibility
Louise and Richard Spilsbury
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Describes the causes and effects of forest and bush fires, case studies of past fires, how they are fought, and how they can be predicted or prevented in the future
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Spilsbury, Louise
Dewey number
363.37/9
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
SD421.23
LC item number
.S67 2003
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1963-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Spilsbury, Richard
Series statement
  • Heinemann infosearch
  • Awesome forces of nature
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
Forest fires
Target audience
primary
Label
Blazing bush and forest fires, Louise and Richard Spilsbury
Link
http://www.loc.gov/catdir/toc/fy041/2003001107.html
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 31)
Contents
What is a bush or forest fire? -- What causes bush and forest fires? -- What damage do the forest fires cause? -- Case study: Black Christmasi Australia, 2001 -- Are forest fires ever useful? -- Case study: Fire at Yellowstone Park, 1988 -- How do people fight fires? -- Case study: Colorado, 2002 -- What happens after a fire? -- Can forest fires be predicted? -- Can forest fires be prevented? -- Case study: Indonesian forest fires, 1997 -- Will there be forest fires in the future? -- Some major bush and forest fires of the 20th century
Control code
13059724
Dimensions
25 cm.
Extent
32 p.
Isbn
9781403442291
Isbn Type
(pbk)
Lccn
2003001107
Other physical details
col. ill.
System control number
(Sirsi) 1310031
Label
Blazing bush and forest fires, Louise and Richard Spilsbury
Link
http://www.loc.gov/catdir/toc/fy041/2003001107.html
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 31)
Contents
What is a bush or forest fire? -- What causes bush and forest fires? -- What damage do the forest fires cause? -- Case study: Black Christmasi Australia, 2001 -- Are forest fires ever useful? -- Case study: Fire at Yellowstone Park, 1988 -- How do people fight fires? -- Case study: Colorado, 2002 -- What happens after a fire? -- Can forest fires be predicted? -- Can forest fires be prevented? -- Case study: Indonesian forest fires, 1997 -- Will there be forest fires in the future? -- Some major bush and forest fires of the 20th century
Control code
13059724
Dimensions
25 cm.
Extent
32 p.
Isbn
9781403442291
Isbn Type
(pbk)
Lccn
2003001107
Other physical details
col. ill.
System control number
(Sirsi) 1310031

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