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The Thirtymile Fire

A Chronicle of Bravery and Betrayal (John MacRae Books)

by John N. Maclean

  • 81 Want to read
  • 33 Currently reading

Published by Henry Holt and Co. .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Nature/Ecology,
  • Nature,
  • General,
  • Political Freedom & Security - Law Enforcement,
  • Nature / General,
  • Nature / Field Guide Books,
  • North Cascades (B.C. and Wash.),
  • Prevention and control,
  • Washington (State),
  • Wildfire fighters,
  • Wildfires

  • The Physical Object
    FormatHardcover
    Number of Pages256
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL7933022M
    ISBN 10080507578X
    ISBN 109780805075786
    OCLC/WorldCa70208085

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    Disclaimer: Information is provided with the intent to share knowledge to improve safety, performance, efficiency and organizational learning throughout the entire wildland fire community. No warranty or guarantee is implied because much of the data provided is beyond the control of the center. Below is an excerpt from the Thirtymile Fire Investigation Report. This excerpt highlights specific information in the report that is relevant to the Mark 3 Pump and excludes a significant amount of text, figures, photos, maps, and reference numbers. The official full Thirtymile Fire Investigation Report can be found at this website.

      John N. Maclean has written several books about wildland fire, including “Fire on the Mountain”, “Fire and Ashes”, and “The Thirtymile Fire”. His most recent book, “The Esperanza Fire: Arson, Murder and the Agony of Engine 57″, is slated to be made into a movie. Currently he is working on a book about the Yarnell Hill Fire. Thirty Mile crew boss charged in 4 fire deaths Originally published Decem at am He's accused of failing to order fire-fighters out of harm's way and lying to investigators, but.


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The Thirtymile Fire by John N. Maclean Download PDF EPUB FB2

This book by John N. Maclean (Norman's son) is very well written, and tells the story of the Thirtymile Fire in Washington (state) in the North Cascade Mountains. I am SO not the stuff of the men and women who choose to be firefighters, but I am grateful to all who accept that calling/5.

The Thirtymile Fire: A Chronicle of Bravery and Betrayal and millions of other books are available for Amazon Kindle/5(56). The Thirtymile Fire: A Chronicle of Bravery and Betrayal Kindle Edition by John N. Maclean (Author)/5(65). The Thirtymile Fire in the North Cascade Range near the Canadian border of Washington began as a simple mop-up operation; in a few hours, a series of catastrophic errors led to the entrapment and deaths of four members of the fire crew—two teenage girls and two young : Holt, Henry & Company, Inc.

The Thirtymile fire in the remote North Cascade range near the Canadian border in Washington began as a simple mop-up operation. In a few hours, a series of catastrophic errors led to the entrapment and deaths of four members of the fire crew—two teen-age girls and two young men. The Thirtymile Fire, his third book on fatal infernos and their victims, is pitilessly compelling, the sort of saga devoured in one horrified reading.

Maclean diligently recounts the national repercussions of the blaze, which led to congressional hearings on fire safety, but his real interest is in wildfires themselves and those who volunteer to fight them. John Norman Maclean's latest book, The Thirtymile Fire, has a provocative subtitle: Chronicle of Bravery and Betrayal.

As the authors points out, the Thirtymile Fire is a study in things gone wrong, but it is also a stepping stone opportunity to bring out the best in the best and search for positive options for the future.5/5(5).

The Thirtymile fire in the remote North Cascade range near the Canadian border in Washington began as a simple mop-up operation. In a few hours, a series of catastrophic errors led to the entrapment and deaths of four members of the fire crew—two teen-age girls and two young : Henry Holt And Co.

The Thirtymile Fire in the North Cascade Range near the Canadian border of Washington began as a simple mop-up operation; in a few hours, a series of catastrophic errors led to the entrapment and deaths of four members of the fire crew—two teenage girls and two young men. The Thirtymile fire in the remote North Cascade range near the Canadian border in Washington began as a simple mop-up operation.

In a few hours, a series of catastrophic errors led to the entrapment and deaths of four members of the fire crew - two teenage girls and two young men. Condition: New. Paperback. The Thirtymile Fire in the North Cascade Range near the Canadian border of Washington began as a simple mop-up operation; in a few hours, a series of catastrophic errors led to the ng may be from multiple locations in the US or from the UK, depending on stock availability.

pages. Maclean begins with a nod to one of his previous books on the subject of firefighting. A number of new safety measures were instituted after 14 firefighters perished in the South Canyon tragedy analyzed in Fire on the Mountain (), but few could have predicted that the measures would be tested so soon.

The Thirtymile Fire: A CHRONICLE OF BRAVERY AND BETRAYAL Maclean's third book, The Thirtymile Fire, has been called "Biography of a disaster." The book has garnered numerous accolades; Publishers Weekly called it "an evenhanded, lucid re-creation of catastrophe and its aftermath.".

Thirtymile Fire edition of Fire Management Today "The Thirtymile Fire: A Chronicle of Bravery and Betrayal" by John N. Maclean, Holt Paperbacks, Collection of personal account articles: Thirtymile Survivor Calls for Fire Safety; It was the System that Failed at Thirtymile *Why Were They There.

*Forest supervisor defends effort on. The Thirtymile Fire: A Chronicle of Bravery and Betrayal is John Maclean's latest exposé of wildfire mismanagement, where everything that can go wrong often does, and with tragic consequences/5(50).

The Thirtymile fire in the remote North Cascade range near the Canadian border in Washington began as a simple mop-up operation. In a few hours, a series of catastrophic errors led to the entrapment and deaths of four members of the fire crew two teen-age girls and two young men/5(50).

The fire is about five acres with two spots ahead of it. An engine with 3 firefighters arrives just after 11 pm. One engine arrives just before midnight. An IHC arrives at am after working another fire all day and having had only 30 minutes of sleep.

The engine departs the fire around am. A local Type 2 crew is called up just after midnight. Unfortunately, it seems like a large majority of these books are dedicated to tragedies suffered on the fireline as was the case with The Thirtymile Fire.

Many people are familiar with the tragedies on Storm King Mountain, Colorado inbut I think few are aware of the Thirtymile Fire, which suffered a similar tragedy. The book that John N. Maclean has been working on for years about the Esperanza Fire has been published.

Titled  The Esperanza Fire: Arson, Murder and the Agony of Eng it covers the   Books “The Thirtymile Fire” recounts “chain of errors” that led to firefighters’ deathsAuthor: Bob Simmons. The Thirtymile Fire in the North Cascade Range near the Canadian border of Washington began as a simple mop-up operation; in a few hours, a series of catastrophic errors led to the entrapment and deaths of four members of the fire crew--two teenage girls and two young men.4/5(2).The Thirtymile fire in the remote North Cascade range near the Canadian border in Washington began as a simple mop-up operation.

In a few hours, a series of catastrophic errors led to the entrapment and deaths of four members of the fire crew—two teen-age girls and two young men. John N. Maclean, author of The Thirtymile Fire published insaid despite his shortcomings, Daniels should never have been prosecuted.

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