Macmillan Childrens Publishing Group Winter 2014 by Macmillan

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henry holt and co byr ยท march 2014 juvenile nonfiction history united states/general michael l cooper fighting fire ten of the deadliest fires in american history and how we fought them ten terrible fires that changed america from colonial times to the modern day two things have remained constant in american history the destructive power of fires and the bravery of those who fight them fighting fire brings to life ten of the deadliest infernos this nation has ever endured the great fires of boston new york chicago baltimore and san francisco the disasters of the triangle shirtwaist factory the general slocum and the cocoanut grove nightclub the wildfire of witch creek in san diego county and the catastrophe of 9/11 each blaze led to new firefighting techniques and technologies yet the struggle against fires continues to this day with historical images and a fastpaced text this is both an exciting look at firefighting history and a celebration of the human spirit michael l cooper is the awardwinning author of many history and biography books for young readers he lives in louisville kentucky michaellcooper.com march henry holt and co byr juvenile nonfiction history united states/general on sale 3/4/2014 ages 10 to 14 grades 5 to 9 hardback 144 pages 7.000 in w 9.000 in h 1.000 lb wt carton quantity 36 isbn 9780805097146 $19.99 $22.99 can 96