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Young Men and Fire

Young Men and Fire( )
Author: Maclean, Norman
Foreword by: Egan, Timothy
ISBN:978-0-226-47545-5
Publication Date:May 2017
Publisher:University of Chicago Press
Book Format:Hardback
List Price:USD $26.00
Book Description:

Twenty-five years after its first publication, Young Men and Fire is read avidly by students of literary nonfiction for its blend of hard-earned research, memoir, and an old man's wisdom. It tells one of the most infamous stories in the history of wildland firefighting: On August 5, 1949, a crew of fifteen of the United States Forest Service's elite airborne firefighters, the Smokejumpers, stepped into the sky above a remote forest fire in the Montana wilderness. On the...
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Book Details
Pages:352
Detailed Subjects: Technology & Engineering / Agriculture / Forestry
Nature / Ecosystems & Habitats / Forests & Rainforests
Physical Dimensions (W X L X H):5.5 x 8.5 x 1.4 Inches
Book Weight:1.267 Pounds



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