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The phoenix forest

Author: Lorus Johnson Milne; Margery Milne; Elinor Van Ingen
Publisher: New York, Atheneum, 1968.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Juvenile audience : English : [1st ed.]
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Describes the effects of fire on a forest, explaining that even though destructive it is also an important means of clearing away decaying matter to make way for new and diversified growth. Discusses the advantages of controlled burning.
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Genre/Form: Juvenile works
Juvenile literature
Material Type: Juvenile audience
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Lorus Johnson Milne; Margery Milne; Elinor Van Ingen
OCLC Number: 448759
Description: 114 pages illustrations 22 cm
Contents: Legend of the magic bird --
Living community of trees --
Animals of the forest --
Glow that grew --
Holocaust --
Rainstorm that came late --
Pioneers arrive --
Crisscrossing trails --
In the heart of the burn --
Wisdom from the phoenix --
Phoenix renewed.
Responsibility: [by] Lorus & Margery Milne. Drawings by Elinor Van Ingen.

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Describes the effects of fire on a forest, explaining that even though destructive it is also an important means of clearing away decaying matter to make way for new and diversified growth. Discusses the advantages of controlled burning.

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