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Wildfire

2018-02-07 | Nature


• Author :_Heather Hansen
• Pages :_320 sheets
• ISBN-10 :_168051072X
• ISBN-13 :_9781680510720

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• Description : The author was embedded with one of the busiest wildfire crews in the United States Reveals wildfires through the experiences of the people who go face-to-face with them Focuses on challenges faced in Western states. Every year wildfires ravage forests, destroy communities, and devastate human lives, with only the bravery of dedicated firefighters creating a barrier against even greater destruction. Throughout the 2016 wildfire season, journalist Heather Hansen witnessed firsthand the heroics of the Station 8 crew in Boulder, Colorado. She tells that story here, layered with the added context of the history, science, landscape, and human behavior that, year-by-year, increases the severity, frequency, and costs of conflagrations in the West. She examines the changes in both mindset and activity around wildfires and tracks the movement from wildfire as something useful, to something feared, to something necessary but roundly dreaded. Wildfire shares the drama, hardships, and experiences of the firefighters who try, sometimes in vain, to prevent destruction when a spark flares out of control. Hansen tells the rich and frightening stories of the firefighters themselves and the challenges they face: a safety system struggling to keep up with fire seasons that are lengthening, fires that are becoming more extreme, and agencies that are struggling to cover the bills. [...] by Publisher : 'Mountaineers Books'



• Author :_Jason Hansen, Heather Hansen
• Pages :_304 sheets
• ISBN-10 :_1462127428
• ISBN-13 :_9781462127429

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• Description : When Jason Hansen’s father taught him this principle, Jason had no idea that it would be essential for his family, especially Kennedy. Jason and heather’s daughter Kennedy was diagnosed with Batten disease, a terminal illness, but the story doesn’t begin or end there. Kennedy’s Hugs details the precious moments, miracles, and guidance that Kennedy and her family experienced throughout her life’s journey. Despite the painful effects of her disease, Kennedy’s heart reached out with love to Hug millions. Be inspired to face your own challenges as you read this incredible true story of unfailing optimism, real miracles, and Kennedy’s legacy of love. [...] by Publisher : 'Cedar Fort'



• Author :_Kimberly Lisagor, Heather Hansen
• Pages :_384 sheets
• ISBN-10 :_0307277364
• ISBN-13 :_9780307277367

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• Description : A close-up look at some of the world's most endangered locales examines the environmental factors that are threatening to destroy them forever, from the thousands of visitors causing erosion at Machu Picchu, to the global warming that is causing the disappearance of glaciers from Glacier National Park or the logging that is destroying the rainforests of the Congo Basin. Original. 30,000 first printing. [...] by Publisher : 'Vintage'



• Author :_Heather Hansen
• Pages :_300 sheets
• ISBN-10 :_9781542046817
• ISBN-13 :_1542046815

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• Description : Arden and Dade are running for their lives from a city on fire; they're wounded, desperate, and shadowed by two families who want them dead. But it's Dade's debt to a devious crime lord that plunges them further into danger--especially with their mining planet in chaos... The ruling Solizen have grown more calculating, while the Undercity population remains trapped in the darkness below. With the supply of life-saving VitD wiped out, the rebellion is ready to erupt at any moment. Now, Arden and Dade reluctantly join a new team on a hazardous operation to infiltrate the Solizen's most protected facility. Caught up in the uncertainty of shifting allegiances and suspicious allies, their relationship will be put to the test. But to carry out their dangerous mission, the teens must rely on their love more than ever--will it be enough to keep them alive? [...] by Publisher : 'Skyscape'



• Author :_Heather Hansen
• Pages :_352 sheets
• ISBN-10 :_1594858896
• ISBN-13 :_9781594858895

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• Description : •* Celebrates the dedicated men and women of our National Park Service (NPS) who have safeguarded the nation’s natural legacy for 100 years •* 2016 marks the 100th anniversary of the creation of the National Park Service •* 125 images including many archival photos Anyone who has stood beneath a redwood, neck craned to see its top rising far above; or who has heard ghostly whispers of residents long-past among the burnt-red cliff dwellings of Mesa Verde; or who has climbed the stairs to gaze out from the Statue of Liberty’s crown, would agree that our National Park system is a source of pride and wonder. But 100 years ago, creating a bureau to administer America’s vast and diverse parks was a concept requiring great debate and persuasion. The story of the National Park Service is the story of people who fought for the protection of the places that have helped to define our national identity, those places we now hold dear—from the blue hazy mist that hangs over Great Smokey Mountains National Park to the spouting geysers of Yellowstone to the thick, steamy waterways of the Everglades. The NPS founders were the architects of our family vacations, the inventors of icons with worldwide appeal. They battled “progress,” which often masked greed and ignorance, and their story continues with those who molded and grew the NPS through a flu pandemic, the Great Depression, World Wars, and beyond. Prophets and Moguls, Rangers and Rogues, Bison and Bears is the engaging and accessible story of the NPS that brings to life its history and characters. The result of extensive research, dozens of interviews with Park Service employees, and the author’s own experiences at park units she visited all over the country, it’s a highly readable history that connects the dots of past to present and will remind readers of the vast array of public assets administered by the NPS—resources which offer something for everyone and also need every citizen’s support. [...] by Publisher : 'Mountaineers Books'



• Author :_Heather Hansen
• Pages :_ sheets
• ISBN-10 :_9781503942684
• ISBN-13 :_1503942686

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• Description : In a stratified society where contact with the sun is a luxury reserved for the elite, those kept prisoner in the darkness will do anything to find the light. Arden-beautiful, street-smart, and cynical-is one of the citizens of the lowest level, known as Undercity, of an off-world colony. A blackout band traps Arden in her district, but as sister to the leader of the most powerful gang in Undercity, she has access to the Above. There she meets Dade, one of the few lucky enough to be born into the sun-kissed families who reside in the towers soaring above the rest of the city. But life isn't perfect in the sky. Dade, desperate to escape his upcoming arranged marriage, has a secret of his own, and he's willing to risk everything for it. An unlikely romance develops between the two teens-but their love faces opposition from above and below. When her gang pressures Arden to help break the grip of the elite and end Dade's interference with their drug trade, she is forced to make a deadly choice between love and family loyalty. But will the brewing class war destroy the world around them first? [...] by Publisher : 'Amazon Children's Publishing'

Objection!

2019-04-09 |


• Author :_Heather Hansen
• Pages :_140 sheets
• ISBN-10 :_9781989025260
• ISBN-13 :_1989025269

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• Author :_Jason Hansen, Heather Hansen
• Pages :_ sheets
• ISBN-10 :_9781462121595
• ISBN-13 :_1462121594

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• Description : After her terminal diagnosis, Kennedy's life would never be the same. But even as her body broke down, her heart never failed, nor did her ability to love. With each precious passing day, more people witnessed her faith and kindness uniting her community and spreading to millions around the world. Experience firsthand this incredible true story of unfailing optimism, real miracles, and Kennedy's inspiring legacy of love. Now a motion picture by award-winning director T.C. Christensen. [...] by Publisher : 'Plain Sight Publishing'



• Author :_Heather H. O'Neill
• Pages :_152 sheets
• ISBN-10 :_1600379028
• ISBN-13 :_9781600379024

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• Description : Find Your Five at Forty combines the best of both worlds. It will entertain the reader with a story that communicates the progression of five endearing characters. Then it will teach the steps the characters took to achieve success and reveal the secret of how simple it is for anyone to enjoy their life to the fullest. [...] by Publisher : 'Morgan James Publishing'

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