Under a flaming sky : the great Hinckley firestorm of 1894 /

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.

Main Author: Brown, Daniel James, 1951-
Language: English
Published: Guilford, Conn. : Lyons Press, ©2006.
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Format: Printed Book Book Nonfiction
Summary: 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.
Physical Description: xi, 256 pages : illustrations, portraits, map ; 24 cm
Bibliography: Includes bibliographical references (pages 237-242) and index.
ISBN: 1592288634
9781592288632