The Last Men Out

Author: Tom Downey
Publisher: Macmillan
ISBN: 9780805078442
Size: 72.25 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 Ground Zero

Author: Dennis Smith
Publisher: Random House
ISBN: 1446497496
Size: 73.74 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.

Report From Engine Co 82

Author: Dennis Smith
Publisher: Grand Central Publishing
ISBN: 9780759521421
Size: 42.79 MB
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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.


Author: David Halberstam
Publisher: Hyperion
ISBN: 1401305229
Size: 78.96 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.

First In Last Out

Author: John Salka
Publisher: Penguin
ISBN: 9781101216217
Size: 67.16 MB
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In First In, Last Out, he explains the department’s unique strategies and how they can be adopted by leaders in any field—as he has taught them to organizations around the country.

The Greatest Firefighter Stories Never Told

Author: Mike Santangelo
Publisher: Andrews McMeel Publishing
ISBN: 9780740728204
Size: 40.48 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.


Author: Dennis Smith
Publisher: Random House Digital, Inc.
ISBN: 0767913078
Size: 16.15 MB
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An assemblage of first-person accounts detailing the everyday lives and experiences of firefighters across the country focuses on those who have been decorated for heroism or injured in the line of duty.

B Shifter A Firefighter S Memoir

Author: Nick Brunacini
Publisher: Across the Street Prod.
ISBN: 9780974753461
Size: 60.52 MB
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Brunacini makes the observation that fire departments more closely resemble cults or severely dysfunctional families than a regular workforce.

When The Bronx Burned

Author: John J. Finucane
ISBN: 9780595428304
Size: 34.77 MB
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He now writes about it from the gut-with verve, power, and poignancy. This is a fireman's fireman, pulling no punches and telling the story of a firefighter in New York's grittiest neighborhoods during the turbulent 1960s and 70s.