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Published by Dial Press in New York .
Written in English

Subjects:

Places:

  • United States

Subjects:

  • Fire prevention -- United States -- History,
  • Fire departments -- United States -- History,
  • Fires -- United States -- History

Book details:

Edition Notes

Includes index.

Other titlesHistory of firefighting in America.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsTH9503 .S53
The Physical Object
Pagination182 p., [8] leaves of plates :
Number of Pages182
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL4727260M
ISBN 100803725388
LC Control Number78015128

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Dennis Smith, firefighter and best-selling author of several books on firefighting, now turns to the history of firefighting in America, capturing the enthusiasm and dedication as well as the changes that have taken place in the attitudes of firefighters during the years since America /5(2).   Dennis Smith's History of firefighting in America: years of courage by Smith, Dennis, Pages: Dennis Smith's History of firefighting in America years of courage. by Dennis Smith Published by Dial Press in New : Dennis Smith Email me @ [email protected] Dennis Smith is a former FDNY firefighter and is the best-known advocate for firefighters in the United States. In each day of his eighteen years as a New York City firefighter, he developed profound respect for the professionalism of the firefighters with whom he worked, and their willingness to give of .

The crowd began to taunt the British soldiers. They opened fire and one of the men slain in the Boston Massacre was Maverick. His salvage bag and fire bucket were found lying near him. The British used fire as a war tactic in the Revolutionary War. The British troops set fire to Charlestown shortly before the Battle of Bunker Hill in About Dennis Smith Email me @ [email protected] Dennis Smith is a former FDNY firefighter and is the best-known advocate for firefighters in the United States. In each day of his eighteen years as a New York City firefighter, he developed profound respect for the professionalism of the firefighters with whom he worked, and their willingness to give of . I am an author of 15 books: Report from Engine Co - The Final Fire - Glitter & Ash - Steely Blue - History of Firefighting in America - FireHouse - Firefighters—Their Lives in Their Own Words - Dennis Smith’s Fire Safety Book - The Aran Island - A Song for Mary - Report from Ground Zero - San Francisco Is Burning -- The Untold. The tragic events of Septem , forever altered the American landscape, both figuratively and literally. Immediately after the jets struck the twin towers of the World Trade Center, Dennis Smith, a former firefighter, reported to Manhattan’s Ladder Co. 16 to volunteer in the rescue efforts.

Buy Dennis Smith's History of firefighting in America: years of courage. by Dennis Smith online at Alibris. We have new and used copies available, in 1 editions - . Report from Engine Co. 82 Report from Engine Co. 82 Dennis Smith's History of Firefighting in America: Years of Courage. Dennis Smith's History of Firefighting in America: . Dennis Smith's History of Firefighting in America: Years of Courage avg rating — 18 ratings — published Want to Read saving /5.   Dennis is the best, no doubt, and all of his books. Then, there are a lot of others good books, and some not so good, you can find on and read the reviews. The last I enjoyed was "Working Fire: The Making of an Accidental Fireman" by Zac Unger, close to Smith's style and more present-day.