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Smoke
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Series: American Frontier--Short Stories by Richard Puz, Story 8. Price: Free! Words: 2,470. Language: English. Published: October 7, 2011. Category: Fiction » Historical » General
Short Story about the American frontier in the 1800s. Prairies are one of God’s greatest gifts, but these can also turn deadly. Pioneers take desperate measures to save everything they have created.
After the Fire Is Out
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Price: Free! Words: 4,120. Language: English. Published: October 18, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Reference » Handbooks and Manuals
We realize that recovering from a fire can be a physically and mentally draining process. When fire strikes, lives are suddenly turned around. Often, the hardest part is knowing where to begin and who to contact. We wish to offer the following suggestions to help return your life to normal and quickly correct the fire damage.
FIRE CREW: Stories from the Fireline
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 86,950. Language: English. Published: November 9, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Forestry
Every year, thousands of young men and women think they would like a job as a wildland firefighter. And every year, tens of thousands of them do it — they fight the summer battles of wildfire on the forests and grasslands of the West. Some die. Some have the times of their lives. And many forge lifelong friendships and collect the memories of a lifetime.
After a Wildfire: Checklist of Considerations for Post-Fire Management
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Price: Free! Words: 1,270. Language: English. Published: April 11, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Agricultural science
All may appear lost, but with time and rain, pastures burned by recent wildfires will come back stronger if cattle are not restocked too early. The loss of standing vegetation affects not only the availability of feed for livestock, but also feed and cover, including nesting habitat for wildlife. This eBook is a checklist of considerations for post-fire management.
Protection of Rangeland and Pastures from Wildfire
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Price: Free! Words: 1,770. Language: English. Published: April 12, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Agricultural science
Grazing lands are subject to wildfire because of an abundance of fine fuel (grass), frequent dry conditions, and proximity to an ignition source -usually a road or highway. Due to the risk of Wildfire, rangelands and pastures must be protected from accidental fires and/or those that are intentionally set. Firebreaks are a necessary and useful tool in this regard.
Ready, Set, Go! Your Personal Wildland Fire Action Guide for Central Texas
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Price: Free! Words: 2,950. Language: English. Published: June 15, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Safety and first aid
Many residents have built homes and landscaped without fully understanding the risks. These tips and information can help residents plan, understand and prepare for a more fire-safe environment.
How I Met My Alien Bitch Lover: Book # 1 from the Sunny World Inquisition Daily Letter Archives
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Price: $4.95 USD. Words: 99,270. Language: English. Published: July 24, 2012 by Imagination Fully Dilated Publishing. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure
Hiding from a black ops agency, Len Furstin has taken a job as a reporter for a batbaby and bigfoot type tabloid. In his guise of reporter, he seeks proof of alien visitations. When a young grad student claims to have that proof, he follows her deep into a storm made up of unnatural lightning, wildfire, techno-ninjas, hormones, a forest ranger, an ostrich farmer, coyotes, and space aliens
Fire Fighting For Non Firefighters. An Australian Guide. Essential Bush Fire Knowledge.
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 19,480. Language: English. Published: August 20, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Personal Growth / General
Every year people are killed or injured by bushfire in Australia. This book is aimed at not letting you or your family be one of them. Householders, bushwalkers, four wheel drive enthusiasts and campers will gain vital information on surviving a bushfire both physically and emotionally. This book contains practical guidance tailored to non-firefighters.
Weghol Veldbrand
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 14,570. Language: Afrikaans. Published: August 20, 2012. Category: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Action & suspense
A short, light-hearted thriller, with some juicy romance in between, in Afrikaans of a nerdy psychology lecturer getting romantically involved with a beautiful, yet dangerous married student of his. A kort, ligte riller, met sappige romans tussenin, in Afrikaans van ‘n bleeksiel sielkunde dosent wat romanties betrokke raak met ‘n pragtige, maar gevaarlike en boonop getroude student van hom.
A Pirates Adventure
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Price: Free! Words: 9,350. Language: English. Published: August 29, 2012. Category: Fiction » Children’s books » Action & Adventure / Pirates
Julie heads for the waterfall and Ian follows close behind her. Last one at the waterfall gets to hunt tonight Julie. They both start running really fast and Ian beats her to the waterfall. See I told you Julie I will be glad to hunt for food for us tonight. I will be right back and you will stay here seeing as they are still chasing us.