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The Great Plains : a fire survey / Stephen J. Pyne.

By: Pyne, Stephen J, 1949-.
Material type: TextTextSeries: JSTOR eBooks; To the last smoke / series by Stephen J. Pyne ; volume 5.Publisher: Tucson : The University of Arizona Press, 2017Description: 1 online resource.Content type: text Media type: computer Carrier type: online resourceISBN: 9780816536160; 0816536163.Subject(s): Grassland fires -- Great Plains -- History | Wildfires -- Great Plains -- HistoryAdditional physical formats: Print version:: Great Plains.DDC classification: 363.370978 Online resources: Click here to view this ebook.
Contents:
Series Preface: To the Last Smoke; Preface to Volume 5; Map of the Great Plains; Prologue: These Once-Conflagrated Prairies; Geographies of Place and Mind; The Fixed and the Fluid: Hard and Soft Geographies of the Plains; Grass: A Pyric Primer; Seasons of Burning: Prairie Fire in American Culture; Plains, Great and Small; Pleistocene Meets Pyrocene; Ecotone; Niobrara; Sandhills; The Nebraska; Loess Hills; Konza; Patch-Burning; Texas Takes on Fire: A Reconnaissance; Outliers; People of the Prairie, People of the Fire; Wichita Mountains; The Blackened Hills.
Epilogue: The Great Plains Between Two FiresNote on Sources; Notes; Index.
Summary: "Provides a wide look at plains wildland fire in the 21st century and how it is interconnected with other themes of life and culture in the Midwest"--Provided by publisher.
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SD421.34.G74 P96 2017 (Browse shelf) https://ezproxy.uttyler.edu/login?url=http://www.jstor.org/stable/10.2307/j.ctt1m3p36v Available ocn974560818

Includes bibliographical references and index.

"Provides a wide look at plains wildland fire in the 21st century and how it is interconnected with other themes of life and culture in the Midwest"--Provided by publisher.

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Series Preface: To the Last Smoke; Preface to Volume 5; Map of the Great Plains; Prologue: These Once-Conflagrated Prairies; Geographies of Place and Mind; The Fixed and the Fluid: Hard and Soft Geographies of the Plains; Grass: A Pyric Primer; Seasons of Burning: Prairie Fire in American Culture; Plains, Great and Small; Pleistocene Meets Pyrocene; Ecotone; Niobrara; Sandhills; The Nebraska; Loess Hills; Konza; Patch-Burning; Texas Takes on Fire: A Reconnaissance; Outliers; People of the Prairie, People of the Fire; Wichita Mountains; The Blackened Hills.

Epilogue: The Great Plains Between Two FiresNote on Sources; Notes; Index.

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