Fire A Very Short Introduction (Very Short Introductions)

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Posted on 2020-07-09, by Jockerss.


Fire A Very Short Introduction (Very Short Introductions)
epub | 2.94 MB | English | Author :Andrew C. Scott | 0198830033 | 2020 | OUP Oxford

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Fire is rarely out of the headlines, from large natural wildfires raging across the Australian or Californian countrysides to the burning of buildings such as the disasters of Grenfell tower and Notre Dame. Fire on these scales can represent a serious risk to human life and property. But the advent of fire made and controlled by humans also represented a crucial point in our evolution, allowing us to cook our food, forge our weapons, and warm our homes. This Very Short Introduction covers the fundamentals of fire, whether wild or under human control, starting with the basics of ignition, combustion, and fuel. Andrew Scott considers both natural wildfires and the role of humans in making and suppressing fire. Despite frightening reports of wildfire destruction, he also sho how landscape fires have been part of our planet's history for 400 million years, and do not always have to be extinguished. He also considers the problem of fires in urban settings, including new ways to...

Category : | Earthquakes & Volcanoes, Environmental Science, Seismology

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