The Resource Fighting fire! : ten of the deadliest fires in American history and how we fought them, Michael L. Cooper

Fighting fire! : ten of the deadliest fires in American history and how we fought them, Michael L. Cooper

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Fighting fire! : ten of the deadliest fires in American history and how we fought them
Title
Fighting fire!
Title remainder
ten of the deadliest fires in American history and how we fought them
Statement of responsibility
Michael L. Cooper
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Examines ten of the deadliest infernos this nation has ever endured: the great fires of Boston, New York, Chicago, Baltimore, and San Francisco; the disasters of the Triangle Shirtwaist Factory, the General Slocum, and the Cocoanut Grove nightclub; the wildfire of Witch Creek in San Diego County; and the catastrophe of 9/11
Summary
Recounts the histories of 10 of America's most formidable fires while paying tribute to the bravery of firefighters, sharing insights into how each catastrophic blaze led to new firefighting practices and technologies
Writing style
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10285034
Cataloging source
DLC
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1950-
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Cooper, Michael L.
Dewey number
363.370973
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
LC call number
TH9503
LC item number
.C67 2014
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  • 1140
  • 1140
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/minGradeLevel
  • 5
  • 8
Nature of contents
bibliography
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True
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  • Fire extinction
  • Fires
  • Fire extinction
  • Fires
  • JUVENILE NONFICTION / History / United States / General
  • JUVENILE NONFICTION / Technology / Machinery & Tools
  • JUVENILE NONFICTION / Science & Nature / Disasters
Target audience
pre adolescent
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ten of the deadliest fires in American history and how we fought them
Label
Fighting fire! : ten of the deadliest fires in American history and how we fought them, Michael L. Cooper
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http://www.netread.com/jcusers2/bk1388/146/9780805097146/image/lgcover.9780805097146.jpg
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Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 203-207) and index
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volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
2013043580
Dimensions
24 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
215 pages
Isbn
9780805097146
Isbn Type
(hbk.)
Lccn
2013043580
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Other physical details
illustrations, maps
Label
Fighting fire! : ten of the deadliest fires in American history and how we fought them, Michael L. Cooper
Link
http://www.netread.com/jcusers2/bk1388/146/9780805097146/image/lgcover.9780805097146.jpg
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 203-207) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
2013043580
Dimensions
24 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
215 pages
Isbn
9780805097146
Isbn Type
(hbk.)
Lccn
2013043580
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Other physical details
illustrations, maps

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