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Mountains of Memory

A Fire Lookout's Life in the River of No Return Wilderness

Don Scheese (author) Wayne Franklin (foreword)

ISBN: 9780877457848

Publication Date: Nov 2001

Format: Paperback

In this work, seasoned wilderness dweller Don Scheese charts a long season of watching for and fighting fires in Idaho's River of No Return Wilderness - the largest federal wilderness area in mainland USA. He offers a portrait of the forces that have shaped the landscape of the American West.

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Illustrations 21 photographs, 5 maps, index
Pages 262
Date Published 30 Nov 2001
Publisher University of Iowa Press
Series American Land & Life Series
Subject/s Pollution & threats to the environment   Biography & True Stories   Fire services   Forests, rainforests  
Don Scheese is an associate professor of English and director of the Environmental Studies Program at Gustavus Adolphus College in St. Peter. Minnesota. He is the author of Nature Writing: The Pastoral Impulse in America.

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