Fire and Ashes: On the Front Lines of American Wildfire
Text offers a view of wildfire fighting from the front lines, with insights about firefighters and analysis of firefighting strategy.
Fatal Forecast: An Incredible True Tale of Disaster and Survival at Sea
A true story of catastrophe and survival at sea, Fatal Forecast is a spellbinding moment-by-moment account of seventy-two hours in the lives of eight young fishermen, some of whom would never set foot on dry land again
Rising Tide: The Great Mississippi Flood of 1927 and How It Changed America [ABRIDGED] [AUDIOBOOK]
An American epic of science, politics, race, honor, high society, and the Mississippi River, Rising Tide tells the riveting and nearly forgotten story of the greatest natural disaster this country has ever known
The Great Deluge: Hurricane Katrina, New Orleans, and the Mississippi Gulf Coast
In The Great Deluge, bestselling author Douglas Brinkley finds the true heroes of this unparalleled catastrophe, and lets the survivors tell their own stories, masterly allowing them to record the nightmare that was Katrina.
The Perfect Storm is a real-life thriller that leaves us with the taste of salt air on our tongues and a breathless sense of what it feels like to be caught, helpless, in the grip of a force of nature beyond our understanding or control.
The Changing Earth: Exploring Geology and Evolution (with Physical GeologyNow)
THE CHANGING EARTH, a leader in the Introductory Geology course, is the only text specifically written for the combined physical and historical geology course.