Catching Fire: The Story of Firefighting
From early man's fire mythology and the desperate but clumsy firefighting attempts of the past to modern training methods and high-tech tools such as thermal imaging, this book introduces readers to the world of firefighting. The reader takes a close look at forest fires, urban fires, arson investigation, rescues, and the many emergencies that are the work of modern firefighters. There is also an exploration of fire prevention and safety. Includes present-day and archival photos throughout.
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