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Published by National Association of State Foresters in Washington, D.C .
Written in English

Subjects:

Places:

  • United States.

Subjects:

  • Country homes -- Fires and fire prevention -- United States,
  • Wild fires -- United States,
  • Housing, Rural -- United States

Book details:

Edition Notes

StatementRural Fire Protection in America, Steering Committee ; sponsored by the National Association of State Foresters.
ContributionsRural Fire Protection in America. Steering Committee., National Association of State Foresters.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsTH9503 .F54 1994
The Physical Object
Pagination31 p. :
Number of Pages31
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL300617M
LC Control Number97207688
OCLC/WorldCa32526675

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