Author(s): Michael Woods
Fire is one of the earths most devastating forces. Fire has many causesfrom a stroke of lightning to a carelessly dropped match. And once a fierce blaze begins, it can swallow forests, homes, and entire towns. A forest or city fire can be a catastrophe for people and their property, as well as for animals and the environment. With dramatic images and first-hand survivor storiesplus the latest facts and figuresthis book takes you up close with fire disasters.