Work of the Fellows: Monographs

Fire in America: A Cultural History of Wildland and Rural Fire

By Stephen J. Pyne (NHC Fellow, 1979–80; 2002–03)

Princeton, NJ: Princeton University Press, 1982

From the publisher’s description:

A study of five Americans--Franklin, Irving, Garrison, Emerson, and Dickinson--who wrote about being writers and their confrontation with the emerging commercial reality of the literary marketplace. 20 illustrations.

Subjects
Environment and Nature / History / Fire / Wildfires / Environmental History / Cultural History /

Pyne, Stephen J. (NHC Fellow, 1979–80; 2002–03). Fire in America: A Cultural History of Wildland and Rural Fire. Princeton, NJ: Princeton University Press, 1982.