A Season of Fire

Four Months on the Firelines in the American West

by Doug Gantenbein

A Season of Fire

Hardcover, 292 pages, Penguin Group USA, List Price: $24.95 | purchase

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A journalist goes behind-the-scenes to explore the lives of smokejumpers and wilderness firefighters, following the fire season of 2001, during which fires across the West devastated thousands of acres and took the lives of four firefighters.

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