The big burn: Teddy Roosevelt and the fire that saved America

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A dramatic account of the worst forest fire in American history by the author of the best-selling and National Book Award-winning THE WORST HARD TIME.
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display_descriptionNarrates the struggles of the overmatched rangers against the implacable fire of August, 1910, and Teddy Roosevelt's pioneering conservation efforts that helped turn public opinion permanently in favor of the forests, though it changed the mission of the forest service with consequences felt in the fires of today.
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subject_facetConservationists -- United States -- Biography
Forest conservation -- United States -- History
Forest fires -- Idaho -- History
Forest fires -- Montana -- History
National parks and reserves -- United States -- History
Nature conservation -- United States -- History
Pinchot, Gifford, -- 1865-1946
Presidents -- United States -- Biography
Roosevelt, Theodore, -- 1858-1919
United States. -- National Park Service -- History
title_displayThe big burn : Teddy Roosevelt and the fire that saved America
title_fullThe Big Burn Teddy Roosevelt & the Fire That Saved America
The big burn : Teddy Roosevelt and the fire that saved America / Timothy Egan
title_shortThe big burn
title_subTeddy Roosevelt and the fire that saved America
topic_facetConservationists
Forest conservation
Forest fires
History
National parks and reserves
Nature conservation
Nonfiction
Pinchot, Gifford
Presidents
Roosevelt, Theodore