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Smoke jumpers : America's elite airborne firefighters

Author: Charles W Sasser
Publisher: New York : Pocket Books, ©1966.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Tells the story of the Smokejumpers, the elite Special Forces of the fire services who led the attack on the killer blaze that was set off when lightning struck a tree snag on Colorado's Storm King Mountain on July 2, 1994.
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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Charles W Sasser
ISBN: 0671527134 9780671527136
OCLC Number: 34667063
Description: xii, 241 pages, [8] pages of plates : illustrations ; 17 cm
Other Titles: Smokejumpers
America's elite airborne firefighters
America's elite airborne fire fighters
Responsibility: Charles W. Sasser.

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Harrowing true stories, Smokejumpers chronicles the heroic efforts of the airborne firefighters who battled one of this century's worst killer blazes on top of Colorado's Storm King Mountain.  Read more...

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