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Author Courtwright, Julie.

Title Prairie fire : a Great Plains history / Julie Courtwright.

Imprint Lawrence, Kan. : University Press of Kansas, c2011.

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Location Call No. OPAC Message Status
 Axe 2nd Floor Stacks  633.208918 C836p 2011    ---  Available
 Axe Kansas Collection  633.208918 C836p 2011 c.2  ---  Lib Use Only
 Eureka Non-Fiction  978 Cou    ---  Available
 Parsons Non-Fiction  633.2 C886    ---  Available
 Pittsburg 2nd Fl Non-Fiction  978.03 Cou    ---  Available
Description xii, 274 p. : ill., map ; 24 cm.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents Introduction: "Think of This" -- "Mass of Grass" -- "Putting Out Fire" -- "Master of the Prairie" -- "One First Grand Cause" -- "Fight Fire When Necessary, Fight Together, and Fight It Out" -- "A Horrible World of Cinders and Blackness" -- "Awfully Grand" -- "Burn, Prairie, Burn" -- Conclusion: "A Prairie Fire Came upon the Place."
Source NBK 7/12 PPL
Subject Grassland fires -- Great Plains -- History.
Grassland fires -- Great Plains -- Prevention and control -- History.
Fires -- Great Plains -- History.
Prairies -- Great Plains -- History.
Prairie ecology -- Great Plains -- History.
Human ecology -- Great Plains -- History.
Indians of North America -- Great Plains -- History.
Great Plains -- Environmental conditions.
Great Plains -- History.
ISBN 9780700617944 (cloth : alk. paper)
0700617949 (cloth : alk. paper)

 
    
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