Fire Rescue: Modern Firefighting Vehicles

Fire Rescue: Modern Firefighting Vehicles

by Rob Leicester Wagner, Wagner Leicester, Robert L. Wagner
     
 
Today's firefighters not only battle fires -- from homes to forests -- but also respond to virtually every type of emergency -- from car accidents and hazardous waste spills to emergency medical care and urban rescue. Fire Rescue: Today's Firefighting Vehicles provides a detailed overview of the state-of-the-art equipment used by firefighters all over the

Overview

Today's firefighters not only battle fires -- from homes to forests -- but also respond to virtually every type of emergency -- from car accidents and hazardous waste spills to emergency medical care and urban rescue. Fire Rescue: Today's Firefighting Vehicles provides a detailed overview of the state-of-the-art equipment used by firefighters all over the world in their heroic efforts to bring safety to the citizens of their communities.

  • Includes complete coverage of a range of emergency vehicles, from pumpers and tankers to ambulances, helicopters, and fire boats
  • First-hand accounts from firefighters detail some of the most dangerous disasters of the modern era; including plane crashes, terrorist bombings, and treacherous fires
  • More than one hundred full-color photos show modern emergency vehicles both in detail and in action.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781567997309
Publisher:
Sterling Publishing
Publication date:
09/15/1999
Pages:
120
Product dimensions:
11.68(w) x 11.59(h) x 0.81(d)

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