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Author Younger, Sandra Millers. Author.

Title The Fire Outside My Window : a Survivor Tells the True Story of California's Epic Cedar Fire / Younger, Sandra Millers.

Publication Info. [Place of publication not identified] : Globe Pequot, 2013.


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Description 1 online resource
1 online resource (256 pages)
Note Electronic book.
Summary The Fire Outside My WindowLeaving her doomed home the night of the catastrophe, the author, Sandra Millers Younger, drove through flames and, along with her husband, was saved by a bobcat that showed her the road she couldn?t see through dense smoke. With this revealing narrative, she takes readers into the heart of an epic firefight, telling the stories of fire managers and air tanker pilots trying to combat a catastrophe bigger than they had ever imagined, and recounting both survivors? and victims? desperate efforts to escape flames moving faster than fire engines could drive. And she tells the story of the hapless hunter who got lost in the backcountry, with little water and no cell phone or GPS device, and started a signal fire that caused the calamity.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
Subject Younger, Sandra Millers.
Wildfires -- California -- San Diego County -- History -- 21st century.
Disaster victims -- California -- San Diego County -- Biography.
San Diego County (Calif.) -- Biography.
Environmental Conservation & Protection.
Natural Disasters.
NATURE -- Environmental Conservation & Protection.
Added Author 3M Company.
Other Form: Print version: Younger, Sandra Millers. Fire outside my window 9780762791804 (DLC) 2014395598 (OCoLC)830367107
ISBN 9780762799312 (electronic bk.)
0762799315 (electronic bk.)
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