Books tagged: firefighting

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Rescue 911: Tales from a First Responder
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 64,540. Language: English. Published: October 10, 2017 by Post Hill Press. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs, Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Medicine
People from all walks of life call 911 when things go bad. These are their stories, told by the people who respond and make things better.
No Dramatics
You set the price! Words: 133,800. Language: English. Published: April 30, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Inspiration » Spiritual inspiration
Like a regular conversation that you would have with the author, this true story adds in some history as well. I hope you are able to laugh and cry with me along my journey. In November 1990, I committed my life to following Christianity. It was from there that I found my voice, literally. Here are the words that my voice produced.
After The Fire: A true story of incredible hope
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 10,720. Language: English. Published: January 22, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » True Crime » General crimes, Nonfiction » Parenting » Family tragedy
If no parent should ever have to bury a child, how does anyone bury seven? This is the question that would haunt a community’s heart. But it was one only the grieving parents could answer. What happened next was simply amazing. The family, hit so cruelly by fate’s fiercest blow, wouldn’t simply endure, but bloom anew. Theirs is a truly inspiring story of incredible hope.
2014 Wildland Fire Incident Management Field Guide PMS 210 (Formerly Fireline Handbook PMS 410) - Firefighting Safety, Initial and Extended Attack, Pumps, Foam, Fireline Explosives, Tankers
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 46,210. Language: English. Published: August 23, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, and technology » Fire Science, Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Ecology and Environment
The Wildland Fire Incident Management Field Guide states, references, or supplements wildland fire incident management and operational standards established by the National Wildfire Coordinating Group (NWCG).
Shadows of Chicago: The True Story of Three Men and the Crimes that Shocked America
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 56,670. Language: English. Published: August 3, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » True Crime » Organized crime, Nonfiction » History » Modern / 21st Century
Imagine an America where crime flourishes unabated, where fires burn out of control, and where sports are controlled by the gambler’s dime. This is not historical fiction; this is fascinating nonfiction at its best. With distinctive Chicago flair, Matthew Drew tells the incredible true story of three childhood friends.
Wildland Fire and Aviation Program Management Operations Guide - Wildfire Prevention, Firefighting Equipment, Smokejumpers, Prescribed Burns, Suppression Chemicals, Delivery Systems
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 100,000. Language: English. Published: May 7, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Nature
Known as the Blue Book, this guide is a program reference that documents policy for management and operations of the Wildland Fire and Aviation Management Program for the Bureau of Indian Affairs (BIA).
Sunrise Meetings: Create Effective Routines To Make Your Business Run Like Clockwork
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 13,710. Language: English. Published: March 9, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Time management, Nonfiction » Business & Economics » 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.
Ghetto Medic: A Father in the 'Hood
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 81,090. Language: English. Published: April 10, 2013. Categories: 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.
FireGrrl
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 83,270. Language: English. Published: October 30, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Women's fiction » Feminist, Fiction » Coming of age
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.
FIRE CREW: Stories from the Fireline
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 86,950. Language: English. Published: November 9, 2011. Categories: 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.