Young men & fire /
On August 5, 1949, a crew of fifteen Smokejumpers, the United States Forest Service's elite airborne firefighters, stepped into the sky above a remote forest fire in the Montana wilderness. Less than two hours after their jump, all but three of these men were dead or fatally burned. Exactly wha...
|Main Author:||Maclean, Norman, 1902-1990.|
University of Chicago Press,
viii, 301 p., 16 p. of plates : ill., maps ; 24 cm.