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We Had an Objective in Mind By PNWFSA
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Over 300 personal stories providing insight to the life and times, and the humor and spirit of Forest Service life in Oregon and Washington from 1905 to 2005. Our stories begin with the early... More > Rangers, men who began with not much more than a badge, a horse, meager camp-out gear and orders to manage the newly established National Forests for “the greatest good, to the greatest number, in the long run.” The stories are full of tales about the hardships and difficulties of starting a new venture. They record growth and change as the Forest Service matures, including tales that bring to life fires and floods, the Civilian Conservation Corps, the first smokejumpers, and experiences that chronicle the evolution of multiple-use management from World War II to the present. The reader will experience the beginnings, the growth spurts, and everyday life as told by Forest Service employees and their families.< Less
Francine Fox Finds A Friend By Harry Highstreet
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Francine is orphaned by a forest fire and lonliness and fear bring her to frightening conclusions about her safety.Until, she finds a friend. This is Letter Book "F" in the Read Aloud... More > Series.< Less
Francine Fox Finds A Friend By Harry Highstreet
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Francine is orphaned by a forest fire and lonliness and fear bring her to frightening conclusions about her safety.Until, she finds a friend. This is Letter Book "F" in the Read Aloud... More > Series.< Less
A Sense of Santa Barbara - An Autobiographical Perspective (Abridged) By James Mills
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As an autobiographical approach to a life out of Santa Barbara, California, this narrative offers coverage of the California condor in Santa Barbara’s backcountry. With extensive coverage of... More > the California gray whale, from its breeding lagoons in Mexico to its feeding grounds in Alaska, it includes catching Soviet whalers “red” handed illegally killing that “protected” species. A fortuitous opportunity includes coverage of Apollo 17 astronauts training for our last expedition to the moon. With an “insider’s” knowledge from a broad background in forest fire suppression and a decade in fire protection and public safety with Fire Departments, this book is a must as a handbook for wilderness protection and the surprising failure of the U. S. Forest Service in that regard. The loss of 40% of free flying condors over a period of a few months, including the breakup of all breeding pairs, left the Forest Service mystified as a result of turning unpoliced, well armed dimwits loose on the condor’s habitat.< Less
A Sense of Santa Barbara - An Autobiographical Perspective (Abridged) By James Mills
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As an autobiographical approach to a life out of Santa Barbara, California, this narrative offers coverage of the California condor in Santa Barbara’s backcountry. With extensive coverage of... More > the California gray whale, from its breeding lagoons in Mexico to its feeding grounds in Alaska, it includes catching Soviet whalers “red” handed illegally killing that “protected” species. A fortuitous opportunity includes coverage of Apollo 17 astronauts training for our last expedition to the moon. With an “insider’s” knowledge from a broad background in forest fire suppression and a decade in fire protection and public safety with Fire Departments, this book is a must as a handbook for wilderness protection and the surprising failure of the U. S. Forest Service in that regard. The loss of 40% of free flying condors over a period of a few months, including the breakup of all breeding pairs, left the Forest Service mystified as a result of turning unpoliced, well armed dimwits loose on the condor’s habitat.< Less
LOOK! By RC Cone
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A collection of photographs from St. Mary's Fire Lookout. A magical place above the Bitterroot Valley in Southwestern Montana. "My time as a fire lookout is one of the more powerful... More > experiences of my life. This book’s goal isn’t so much to educate, but to put the reader on a lonely, granite peak and to share some of the insanity and epiphanies that go along with that lifestyle. Unfortunately, I’m not much of a writer so hopefully my images, although sometimes abstract, can transport the reader to my feelings and experiences while living atop my lonely apex." -RC Cone< Less
LOOK! By RC Cone
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A collection of photographs from St. Mary's Fire Lookout. A magical place above the Bitterroot Valley in Southwestern Montana. "My time as a fire lookout is one of the more powerful... More > experiences of my life. This book’s goal isn’t so much to educate, but to put the reader on a lonely, granite peak and to share some of the insanity and epiphanies that go along with that lifestyle. Unfortunately, I’m not much of a writer so hopefully my images, although sometimes abstract, can transport the reader to my feelings and experiences while living atop my lonely apex." -RC Cone< Less
Together By Peyton Shannon
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This book is a about a boy name George living in a post apocalyptic world, destroyed by the shortage of power. After his family is kidnapped, he is forced to gang up with new found dog and a new... More > friend to find and save his family from the dastardly FireFlies< Less
Different By Maya B. Roth
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This heartwarming tale of friendship will have you hooked until the end! Suited for any age, both you and your family will have smiles cross your faces as you delve into the world of Caspian and... More > Hazel.< Less
Woodcraft and Camping By George Washington Sears
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Woodcraft and Camping is a classic outdoors manual that has never been out of print. Author George Washington Sears, the Father of American Camping, fills his short book with concise advice on... More > camping, hiking, building a fire, cooking out, shelters, tools and equipment, hunting and fishing, canoeing, and more.< Less