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Sirens and smoke : firefighters folklore

Author: Thomas Arkham
Publisher: Broomall, Pa. : Mason Crest Publishers, ©2013.
Series: North American folklore for youth
Edition/Format:   Print book : Juvenile audience : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Features stories that capture the traditions and evolution of the firefighter, from those of ancient Greece and Rome to the firefighters who sought to tame the fires that once ravaged Europe's big cities to the heroes of September 11, 2001.
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Genre/Form: Literature
History
Juvenile works
Juvenile literature
Material Type: Juvenile audience
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Thomas Arkham
ISBN: 9781422224892 1422224899 9781422224861 1422224864 9781422225004 1422225003 9781422224977 142222497X
OCLC Number: 780398329
Notes: Includes index.
Description: 48 pages : color illustrations ; 24 cm.
Contents: The earliest fire folklore --
The first firefighters --
Volunteer firefighters --
Fire and freedom --
Heroes for today.
Series Title: North American folklore for youth
Responsibility: Thomas Arkham.

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Features stories that capture the traditions and evolution of the firefighter, from those of ancient Greece and Rome to the firefighters who sought to tame the fires that once ravaged Europe's big cities to the heroes of September 11, 2001.

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