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New York City Fire Trucks

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Book News Annotation:

Featuring about 400 pictures, this book profiles the fire trucks of the New York Fire Department, from the 19th century to today. The trucks are grouped by period, with introductions describing the major fire-related events of the time. Annotation (c)2003 Book News, Inc., Portland, OR (booknews.com)

Synopsis:

Take a ride with the New York Fire Department through a pictorial history, from the first horse-drawn pumpers to the newest ladder trucks. More than 400 photos of NYC's firefighting trucks are organized chronologically, accompanied by insightful commentary about the trucks, equipment, and the times. Descriptive photo captions provide specifications and other technical information. A special photo section pays tribute to the equipment used and lost in the World Trade Center disaster of September 11.

- Premier edition of a pictorial history of New York City fire trucks

- Includes more than 400 photos of NYC fire trucks with insightful commentary about the trucks, equipment, and the times

- Special photo section pays tribute to the equipment used and lost in the September 11 World Trade Center disaster

Product Details

ISBN:
9780873494823
Author:
Sorensen, Wayne
Author:
Wood, Donald F.
Publisher:
Krause Publications
Location:
Iola, WI
Subject:
History
Subject:
Photo Essays
Subject:
Fire engines
Subject:
Travel - U.S./Mid-Atlantic
Subject:
Automotive - Miscellaneous Vehicles
Subject:
Photoessays & Documentaries
Subject:
Subjects & Themes - Travel - U.S./Mid-Atlantic
Series Volume:
5
Publication Date:
September 2002
Binding:
Paperback
Language:
English
Illustrations:
Yes
Pages:
256
Dimensions:
10.96x8.50x.59 in. 1.33 lbs.

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Transportation » Automotive » Fire Engines

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Product details 256 pages Krause Publications - English 9780873494823 Reviews:
"Synopsis" by , Take a ride with the New York Fire Department through a pictorial history, from the first horse-drawn pumpers to the newest ladder trucks. More than 400 photos of NYC's firefighting trucks are organized chronologically, accompanied by insightful commentary about the trucks, equipment, and the times. Descriptive photo captions provide specifications and other technical information. A special photo section pays tribute to the equipment used and lost in the World Trade Center disaster of September 11.

- Premier edition of a pictorial history of New York City fire trucks

- Includes more than 400 photos of NYC fire trucks with insightful commentary about the trucks, equipment, and the times

- Special photo section pays tribute to the equipment used and lost in the September 11 World Trade Center disaster

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