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

Author: Timothy Egan; Robertson Dean
Publisher: Grand Haven, MI. : Brilliance Audio, 2009.
Series: Brilliance Audio on compact disc.
Edition/Format:   Audiobook on CD : CD audio : English : Unabridged library edView all editions and formats
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"Narrates 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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Genre/Form: Audiobooks
Biography
History
Named Person: Theodore Roosevelt; Gifford Pinchot; Gifford Pinchot; Theodore Roosevelt
Material Type: Audio book, etc.
Document Type: Sound Recording
All Authors / Contributors: Timothy Egan; Robertson Dean
ISBN: 9781441806956 1441806954
OCLC Number: 401171816
Notes: Compact disc.
Performer(s): Performed by Robertson Dean.
Description: 9 sound discs (10 hr., 5 min.) : digital ; 4 3/4 in.
Series Title: Brilliance Audio on compact disc.
Responsibility: Timothy Egan.

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"Narrates 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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