Fireboat: the heroic adventures of the John J. Harvey

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Scholastic, Inc., 2003 - Boats and boating
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A fireboat, launched in 1931, is retired after many years of fighting fires along the Hudson River, but is saved from being scrapped and then called into service again on September 11, 2001.

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This is a historical fiction novel about the John J. Harvey fireboat. It begins by talking about all the amazing things that were happening in New York during 1931, one of those including the ... Read full review

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User Review  - alarso2 - LibraryThing

This was the true story about a fireboat named the John J Harvey. The boat was retired, but it was recommissioned to fight the fires are ground zero on September 11th. Read full review


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