Books tagged: firefighting

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A Talent for Fire
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Price: $1.49 USD. Words: 15,250. Language: English. Published: June 7, 2011 by Banty Hen Publishing. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Paranormal
Wildland firefighter Clark Donnelly must rely upon his supernatural ability to ‘listen’ to the voice of forest fires to keep his team of sawyers and swampers alive amidst a raging inferno.
21st Century FEMA Study Course: Emergency Support Function #4 Firefighting (IS-804) - NRF, Forest Service, Hotshot Crews, Wildland Fires, Structural Fires, National Interagency Fire Center (NIFC)
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Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 14,210. Language: English. Published: July 16, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Current affairs
This Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) independent training course manual from the Emergency Management Institute (EMI) provides an introduction to Emergency Support Function (ESF) #4- Firefighting.
After the Fire Is Out
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Price: Free! Words: 4,120. Language: English. Published: October 18, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Reference » Handbooks and Manuals
We realize that recovering from a fire can be a physically and mentally draining process. When fire strikes, lives are suddenly turned around. Often, the hardest part is knowing where to begin and who to contact. We wish to offer the following suggestions to help return your life to normal and quickly correct the fire damage.
FIRE CREW: Stories from the Fireline
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 86,950. Language: English. Published: November 9, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Forestry
Every year, thousands of young men and women think they would like a job as a wildland firefighter. And every year, tens of thousands of them do it — they fight the summer battles of wildfire on the forests and grasslands of the West. Some die. Some have the times of their lives. And many forge lifelong friendships and collect the memories of a lifetime.
Burned Balls and Other Good Times
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 48,510. Language: English. Published: May 27, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
Burned Balls and Other Good Times is an account of twenty-five years of the life of a Toronto firefighter. The stories are written much like a diary. It's unedited,opinionated and raw. But the stories are true. Some are funny. Some are disturbing as hell,but all are the things the author has lived through,by the grace of God some just barely, and how he's paid in both physical and mental pain.
FireGrrl
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 83,270. Language: English. Published: October 30, 2012. Category: Fiction » Women's fiction » Feminist
Susan is determined to survive as a forest firefighter in a 1974 experiment few expect to succeed. Wildfire demands teamwork but hostilities simmer. Finally, it is Susan that must hold the line. Harrowing, poetic, and funny, FireGrrl reveals a workingman’s world and a woman’s place in it.
Ghetto Medic: A Father in the 'Hood
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 81,090. Language: English. Published: April 10, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
The gripping true story of a Baltimore firefighter who joins the department at the height of the civil rights movement, witnesses the race riots of 1968 and battles the ensuing infernos. After the Great White Flight, Bill Hennick becomes a paramedic. He embarks on a spiritual journey as he risks his life caring for the poor in a city with one of the world's highest crime rates.
My Butterfly
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 86,820. Language: English. Published: September 3, 2013. Category: Fiction » Romance » Contemporary
Will Stephens doesn't chase dreams outside of his small, Missouri town. He's perfectly happy with his high school sweetheart in his arms, his guitar and his quiet, summer nights. But life for Will is about to change. He's about to find out what it's like to chase a dream--one that he has loved since he first laid eyes on her.
Sunrise Meetings: Create Effective Routines To Make Your Business Run Like Clockwork
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 13,710. Language: English. Published: March 9, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Time management
'Sunrise Meetings' is a practical how to guide to help your business develop effective routines in order to become more productive and run like clockwork.
Set Me Alight
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 46,760. Language: English. Published: May 5, 2014. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Utopias & dystopias
Dread. Despair. Desperation. Disappointment. These are the only emotions Pete is familiar with. With no friends, no job, and no prospects for the future, Pete sets out west in search for a new beginning as a forest firefighter. It doesn't take long for Pete to learn that life out in the wilderness of Montana is tough, tougher than anything he's ever experienced.