Wildfire Reader by George Wuerthner
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Wildfire Reader
By George Wuerthner

The Wildfire Reader

A Century of Failed Forest Policy annotated edition

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Wildfire Reader by George Wuerthner

Book Description

George Wuerthner presents the essays included in 'Wildfire', offering a concise overview of fire landscapes and the past century of forest policy that has affected them.

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Book Details

ISBN: 9781597260879
ISBN-10: 1597260878
Format: Paperback
(229mm x 152mm x 29mm)
Pages: 370
Imprint: Island Press
Publisher: Island Press
Publish Date: 15-Jul-2006
Country of Publication: United States

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Author Biography - George Wuerthner

George Wuerthner is a professional photographer and the author of more than two dozen books on natural history and other environmental topics, including "Wildfire: A Century of Failed Forest Policy "(Island Press 2006). He is the co-author of "Welfare Ranching: The Subsidized Destruction of the American W"est (Island Press 2002).

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