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  • Title Fire Weather: A True Story from a Hotter World
  • Author John Vaillant
  • Binding Hardcover
  • Pages 432
  • Volumes 1
  • Language ENG
  • Publisher Knopf Publishing Group
  • Date 2023-06-06
  • Features Bibliography, Index
  • ISBN 9781524732851 / 1524732850
  • Weight 1.71 lbs (0.78 kg)
  • Dimensions 9.55 x 6.72 x 1.35 in (24.26 x 17.07 x 3.43 cm)
  • Library of Congress subjects Climatic changes, Forest fires - Environmental aspects
  • Library of Congress Catalog Number 2022044338
  • Dewey Decimal Code 363.379

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  • Booklist, 05/15/2023, Page 4
  • Choice, 11/01/2023, Page 0
  • Kirkus Reviews, 03/15/2023, Page 0
  • Publishers Weekly, 04/03/2023, Page 0

About the author

JOHN VAILLANT's acclaimed, award-winning nonfiction books, The Golden Spruce and The Tiger, were national best sellers. His debut novel, The Jaguar's Children, was a finalist for the Rogers Writers' Trust Fiction Prize and the International Dublin Literary Award. Vaillant has received the Governor General's Literary Award, British Columbia's National Award for Canadian Non-Fiction, the Windham-Campbell Literature Prize, and the Pearson Writers' Trust Prize for Nonfiction. He has written for, among others, The New Yorker, The Atlantic, National Geographic, and The Guardian. He lives in Vancouver.
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In May 2016, Fort McMurray, the hub of Canada's oil industry and America's biggest foreign supplier, was overrun by wildfire. The multi-billion-dollar disaster melted vehicles, turned entire neighborhoods into firebombs, and drove 88,000 people from their homes in a single afternoon. Through the lens of this apocalyptic conflagration—the wildfire equivalent of Hurricane Katrina—John Vaillant warns that this was not a unique event, but a shocking preview of what we must prepare for in a hotter, more flammable world.Fire has been a partner in our evolution for hundreds of millennia, shaping culture, civilization, and, very likely, our brains. Fire has enabled us to cook our food, defend and heat our homes, and power the machines that drive our titanic economy. Yet this volatile energy source has always threatened to elude our control, and in our new age of intensifying climate change, we are seeing its destructive power unleashed in previously unimaginable ways.With masterly prose and a cinematic… Read More
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