Fire On The Mountain

Author: John N. Maclean
Publisher: Simon and Schuster
ISBN: 0743410386
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A gripping account of the tragic 1994 South Canyon forest fire that killed fourteen firefighters chronicles the string of seemingly small human blunders that contributed to the tragedy. Reprint.

Between Two Fires

Author: Stephen J. Pyne
Publisher: University of Arizona Press
ISBN: 0816532141
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Babbit quote from Bruce Babbitt, “Making Peace with Wildland Fire,” Wildfire (
January 1999): 12. 25. The best summary of the fire season overall is Woody
Williams, “Pushed to the Limit,” NFPA Journal (March/April 1995): 36–42, 47–50.
The issue has several articles on the season, including one on South Canyon
and another on Mann Gulch. 26. The most accessible source for the general
public is John Maclean, Fire on the Mountain: The True Story of the South
Canyon Fire (New ...

Blazing Heritage

Author: Hal K. Rothman
Publisher: Oxford University Press
ISBN: 0190208066
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Experiment Station, Contribution Number 943. Maclean, John N. Fire and Ashes:
On the Front Lines Battling Wildfires. New York: Holt, 2004. ———. Fire on the
Mountain: The True Story of the South Canyon Fire. New York: Morrow, 1999.
Maclean, Norman. Young Men & Fire. Chicago: University of Chicago Press,
1992. Manning, Richard. “Friendly Fire.” Sierra (January–February 2001): 40–41,
110. Manson, Marsden. “The Effect of the Partial Suppression of Annual Forest
Fires in the ...


Author: Lincoln Bramwell
Publisher: University of Washington Press
ISBN: 0295805587
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Taking a huge toll on volunteer fire departments is the reality that they are being
forced to protect multiple homes or subdivisions from ever-increasing wildfires.
See O'Toole, Reforming the Forest Service, 16. Cook et al., Lessons Learned. For
more on the South Canyon fire, see John N. Maclean, Fire on the Mountain: The
True Story of the South Canyon Fire (New York: William Morrow, 1999); Lincoln
Bramwell, “Hotshots: The Origins and Work Culture of America's Elite Wildland ...

Wilderness Medicine E Book

Author: Paul S. Auerbach
Publisher: Elsevier Health Sciences
ISBN: 1455733563
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Maclean JN: Fire on the mountain: The true story of the South Canyon fire, New
York, 1999, W. Morrow and Co. Maclean JN: Fire and ashes: On the front lines of
American wildfires, New York, 2003, Henry Holt and Co. Maclean JN: Thirtymile
fire: A chronicle of bravery and betrayal, New York, 2007, Henry Holt and Co.
Maclean N: A river runs through it and other stories, Chicago, Ill, 1976, University
of Chicago Press. Maclean N: Young men and fire: A true story of the Mann Gulch
fire, ...

Fire Management Today

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1998. Fire behavior associated with the 1994 South Canyon Fire on Storm King
Mountain, Colorado. Res. Pap. RMRS—RP—9. Ogden, UT: USDA Forest Service
, Rocky Mountain Research Station. Maclean, IN. 1999. Fire on the mountain:
The true story of the South Canyon Fire. New York, NY: William Morrow and Co.
USDA/USDI/USDC (US. Department of Agriculture/US. Department of the Interior/
US. Department of Commerce). 1994. Report of the South Canyon Fire Accident

The Forestry Chronicle

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In Proceedings Canada/U S Wildland Fire Safety Summit. pp. 65-66. Intemational
Association of Wildland Fire, Fairfield, Washington. McArdIe, R.E. 1957. Standard
fire fighting orders. Fire Control Notes l8(4): I51. Maclean, .].N. 1999. Fire on the
mountain: the true story of the South Canyon Fire. William Morrow and Company,
Inc., New York, New York. 275 p. Mangan, R.J. 1999. Wildland fire fatalities in the
United States: I990-1998. USDA Forest Service, Missoula Technology and ...

The Real Story

Author: Sarah Statz Cords
Publisher: Libraries Unltd Incorporated
ISBN: 9781591582830
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Subjects: Accidents • ALA Notable Books • Death and Dying • Fires • Investigative
Stories • Montana • Professions Now try: Maclean's son, John N. Maclean, has
also produced two venerable works on wildfires and the fighters who combat
them: Fire on the Mountain: The True Story of the South Canyon Fire and Fire
and Ashes: On the Front Lines of American Wildfire. Although broader than
wildfires in subject, Edward Goodman's thrilling Fire: The 100 Most Devastating
Fires Through ...

The Review Of Policy Research

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Seattle: University of Washington Press. Loveridge, E. W. (1944). The fire
suppression policy of the U.S. Forest Service. Journal of Forestry, 42, 549-554.
Lowry, W. (2003). Dam politics: Restoring America's rivers. Washington. DC:
Georgetown University Press. MacLean, J. (1999). Fire on the mountain: The true
story of the South Canyon Fire. New York: William Morrow. McCool, D. (1990).
Subgovernments as determinants of political viability. Political Science Quarterly.
105, 269-293.