The Last Men Out

Author: Tom Downey
Publisher: Macmillan
ISBN: 9780805078442
Size: 30.30 MB
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The nephew of the legendary Chief Ray Downey, late head of rescue operations of the FDNY, takes readers into the heart of one of the nation's most elite firehouses--New York's Rescue 2 unit--introducing the humor, camaraderie, and grit that ...

Report From Engine Co 82

Author: Dennis Smith
Publisher: Hachette UK
ISBN: 0759521425
Size: 28.75 MB
Format: PDF, Kindle
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From his bawdy and brave fellow firefighters to the hopeful, hateful, beautiful and beleaguered residents of the poverty-stricken district where he works, Dennis Smith tells the story of a brutalising yet rewarding profession.

Report From Ground Zero

Author: Dennis Smith
Publisher: Random House
ISBN: 1446497496
Size: 61.12 MB
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Report from Ground Zero is a tribute to those heroes for our troubled times. When disaster struck at the World Trade Center on September 11, 2001, Dennis Smith was among the first to arrive on the scene.


Author: David Halberstam
Publisher: Hyperion
ISBN: 1401305229
Size: 17.30 MB
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This is journalism-as-history at its best, the story of what happens when one small institution gets caught in an apocalyptic day. Firehouse is a book that will move readers as few others have in our time.

38 Years A Detroit Firefighter S Story

Author: Bob Dombrowski
Publisher: Page Publishing Inc
ISBN: 1628384174
Size: 79.35 MB
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Decorated firefighter and true-blue Detroiter Bob Dombrowski risked life and limb saving lives for as long as he could remember.


Author: Dennis Smith
Publisher: Broadway Books
ISBN: 0307484904
Size: 60.85 MB
Format: PDF, Mobi
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Dennis Smith, author of Report from Engine Co. 82, traveled across the country talking to dozens of America’s firefighters to put together this powerful collection of their own descriptions of their most dramatic and intense experiences ...

First In Last Out

Author: John Salka
Publisher: Penguin
ISBN: 9781591840688
Size: 35.64 MB
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A veteran FDNY firefighter describes the field-tested management strategies that help commanders lead teams into a raging fire, explaining how the fire department develops loyalty, trust, and grace under pressure and how such principles as ...

The Greatest Firefighter Stories Never Told

Author: Mike Santangelo
Publisher: Andrews McMeel Publishing
ISBN: 9780740728204
Size: 10.82 MB
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Presents a collection of heroic true stories from airport firefighters, hazardous materials experts, smoke jumpers, and New York City firefighters who survived the collapse of the World Trade Center on September 11, 2001.

B Shifter A Firefighter S Memoir

Author: Nick Brunacini
Publisher: Across the Street Prod.
ISBN: 9780974753461
Size: 31.36 MB
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Brunacini makes the observation that fire departments more closely resemble cults or severely dysfunctional families than a regular workforce.