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Under a flaming sky : the great Hinckley firestorm of 1894 / Daniel James Brown.

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  • ISBN: 159228634 (hb.)
  • Physical Description: 256 pages ; 24cm
  • Publisher: Guilford, CT : Lyons Press, 2006.

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Describes the devastating events of September 1894, when two forest fires converged on the town of Hinckley, Minnesota, and surrounding communities, trapping more than two thousand people and ultimately costing more than four hundred lives.
Subject: Forest fires > Minnesota > Hinckley Region > History > 19th century.
Hinckley Region (Minn.) > History > 19th century.

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