David Strohmaier's long career as a firefighter has given him intimate knowledge of wildfire and its complex role in the natural world of the American West. Drift smoke is an examination of wildfire by someone who has seen it in all its terror and beauty, who has lost colleagues and beloved terrain to its ferocity, and who has also seen the miracle of new life sprouting from the ashes.Maclean, Young Men and Fire, 300. 16. Ecclesiastes 1:12-14, 17, Revised Standard Version. 17. Peter A. Angeles, Dictionary of Philosophy (New York: Barnes and Noble Books, 1981), 296. 18. Laurence Perrine, Literature: Structure, Sound, anbsp;...
|Author||:||David Jon Strohmaier|
|Publisher||:||University of Nevada Press - 2005|