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Step
Price: Free! Words: 2,460. Language: English. Published: July 26, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » General
You killed her. You Stepped. I followed you. We fought. You won. I Stepped. You followed. You chased me. I chased you. Years passed in this manner, and I have yet to learn why. Why her? Why me?
Disasters of the Pikes Peak Region
Series: Regional History Series. Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 131,270. Language: English. Published: March 23, 2017 by Pikes Peak Library District. Categories: Nonfiction » History » North America
A community’s recorded collective memory is often benchmarked by frightening experiences and by the second-hand tales told, and retold, by others. More often than not, these delineations in time are disastrous events like fire, flood, or catastrophic occurrences such as drought, financial crisis, or explosion. Disasters of the Pikes Peak Region describes many such events in vivid detail.
Force Structure Matters: U.S. Field Artillery (FA) in Operational Art - Fires Capability Requirements, Operational Art and ULO, Operation Desert Storm, Operation Anaconda, Division Artillery (DIVARTY)
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 29,040. Language: English. Published: February 20, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Military, Nonfiction » History » Military
The monograph assesses the effectiveness of the surface-to-surface indirect fire systems available in achieving the capability requirements and identifies any shortfalls. Then the monograph assesses how the field artillery enables operational art and Unified Land Operations (ULO) through the evaluation of specific elements of operational art and tenets of ULO.
Regionally Aligned Forces (RAF): Concept Viability and Implementation - Carlisle Compendia of Collaborative Research - Fires, Intelligence, Movement, Maneuver, Sustainment, Protection, SOF Integration
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 186,040. Language: English. Published: December 12, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Military, Nonfiction » History » Military
Professionally converted for accurate flowing-text e-book format reproduction, this excellent book by the U.S. Army provides an analysis of the Regionally Aligned Forces (RAF) concept.
A Year Without Summer
Series: THE ENSOMO SERIES. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 10,800. Language: English. Published: October 28, 2014 and represented by Norbert Mercado. Categories: Fiction » Christian » Short stories, Fiction » Historical » General
"The wicked man who destroys the earth won’t last long, and he will eventually be swallowed by the earth," Engineer Timothy Muller, the Operations Chief of the Bechtel Corporation, said as he addressed more than fifty people that day. The crowd was mainly composed of engineers and firefighters hired by the company to help put out the flames coming from the oil wells and refineries in Kuwait.
Finding a Road to Somewhere
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 8,170. Language: English. Published: September 29, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir, Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Personal Growth / Success
Life does not always go as planned. This is a story about me and my family, what happened when things suddenly made a drastic change into an emergency situation. Seemingly when life could not be worse we found our way to a new rewarding life and career. I hope you enjoy our story and also that it may give you or someone else courage to keep going when things go bad.
1872 Chicago Firefighter Directory
Price: $3.75 USD. Words: 5,390. Language: English. Published: July 21, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, and technology » Fire Science, Nonfiction » History » North America
I am publishing an 1872 Directory of Fireman for the City of Chicago. It includes railroads and Chicago businesses. I researched the book from the U.S. Business Directory of 1872, among other references. 1872 was the year after the great conflagration, i.e the Great Chicago Fire of October 8-10, 1871. In this era firefighting was handled by steam engines. They were often pulled by teams of horses.
Career As A Firefighter: What They Do, How to Become One, and What the Future Holds!
Series: Career Books, Book 1. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 8,170. Language: English. Published: June 20, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Children's Books » Careers
A career as a firefighter is an exciting one! But do you really know what it takes to become one? This book takes you inside the career and shows you the day and the life of a firefighter. Inside you’ll learn what they do, what training is required, what the future holds, and how you can become one!
Calico Kate
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 52,030. Language: English. Published: June 5, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Western & American frontier, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Historical
Calico Kate is historical fiction set in the late 1800s, in Calico, California, considered the richest silver mining town in the West. From the time Kate steps off the train from New York City, she steps into California history. Her adventures mimic life in a mining town from witnessing a shooting in a saloon, to fighting a fire that threatens to destroy the town, to solving a murder mystery.
21st Century U.S. Military Manuals: Fires - Army Doctrine Reference Publication No. 3-09, Warfighting, Defensive and Offensive Tasks, Brigades (Professional Format Series)
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 66,820. Language: English. Published: November 29, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Military
Professionally converted for accurate flowing-text e-book format reproduction, Army Doctrine Reference Publication (ADRP) 3-09, Fires, is one of the ADRPs released under Doctrine 2015. ADRP 3-09 expands on the foundations and principles found in ADP 3-09.