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The big burn : Teddy Roosevelt and the fire that saved America / Timothy Egan.

Egan, Timothy. (Author). Dean, Robertson, (narrator.).

Record details

  • ISBN: 9781441806956
  • Physical Description: 9 audio discs (10 hr., 5 min.) : digital ; 4 3/4 in.
  • Edition: Library ed.
  • Publisher: Grand Haven, MI : Brilliance Audio, 2009.

Content descriptions

General Note:
Compact discs.
Participant or Performer Note:
Read by Robertson Dean.
Summary, etc.:
Offers an account of the largest-ever forest fire in America, which cemented Teddy Roosevelt's legacy because the heroism shown by the forest rangers turned public opinion permanently in favor of the forests, which Roosevelt wanted to conserve.
Subject: Roosevelt, Theodore, 1858-1919.
Pinchot, Gifford, 1865-1946.
Nature conservation > United States > History.
National parks and reserves > United States > History.
Forest fires.
Presidents > United States > Biography.
Conservationists > United States > Biography.
Genre: Audiobooks.

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