Fire on Earth: An Introduction. / Scott, Andrew C.; Bowman, David M. J. S.; Bond, William J.; Pyne, Stephen J.; Alexander, Martin E.

1st ed. Chichester : Wiley-Blackwell, 2014. 413 p.

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Fire on Earth: An Introduction. / Scott, Andrew C.; Bowman, David M. J. S.; Bond, William J.; Pyne, Stephen J.; Alexander, Martin E.

1st ed. Chichester : Wiley-Blackwell, 2014. 413 p.

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Harvard

Scott, AC, Bowman, DMJS, Bond, WJ, Pyne, SJ & Alexander, ME 2014, Fire on Earth: An Introduction. 1st edn, Wiley-Blackwell, Chichester. <http://www.wiley.co/go/scott/fireonearth>

APA

Scott, A. C., Bowman, D. M. J. S., Bond, W. J., Pyne, S. J., & Alexander, M. E. (2014). Fire on Earth: An Introduction. (1st ed.) Wiley-Blackwell. http://www.wiley.co/go/scott/fireonearth

Vancouver

Scott AC, Bowman DMJS, Bond WJ, Pyne SJ, Alexander ME. Fire on Earth: An Introduction. 1st ed. Chichester: Wiley-Blackwell, 2014. 413 p.

Author

Scott, Andrew C. ; Bowman, David M. J. S. ; Bond, William J. ; Pyne, Stephen J. ; Alexander, Martin E. / Fire on Earth: An Introduction. 1st ed. Chichester : Wiley-Blackwell, 2014. 413 p.

BibTeX

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