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2 edition of illustrated history of fire engines found in the catalog.

illustrated history of fire engines

Keith Ryan

illustrated history of fire engines

by Keith Ryan

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Published by Apple in London .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Fire engines -- History.,
  • Fire engines -- Pictorial works.

  • Edition Notes

    StatementKeith Ryan.
    The Physical Object
    Pagination192p. :
    Number of Pages192
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL17955809M
    ISBN 10185076820X

    This is one of the most complete fire engine histories on the market, offering an illustrated A to Z of contemporary and historical fire engine manufacturers. This is one for the records, as each manufacturer’s history, innovations and specialist equipment are . Elf Book; Color Illustrations; Wadsworth, Wallace, Illustrated by ELeanor Corwin NUMBER 9: The Little Fire Engine Chicago: Rand McNally & Co. Hard Cover. Seller Inventory #

    Illustrated Encyclopedia of American Fire Engine Manufacturers. Walter M.P. McCall. From Abbott & Downing to Zwak, this comprehensive volume combines company histories, innovations and hundreds of photographs to present the story of American fire engine manufacturing. In this beautifully illustrated introduction, Eddie Baker charts the history of fire engines and their variants, and the increasingly complex equipment they have carried, such as high-rise ladders and high-pressure hoses. He also explains the wider history of the fire service and how the engines have been shaped by its needs and, most.

    The book is bound in maroon cloth-covered boards with white title and illustration of a horse drawn fire engine on the front. The only defects to note on the book are tape marks left on the inside covers and end pages where the previous owner had taped the DJ to the book. Search the history of over billion web pages on the Internet. Audio Books & Poetry Community Audio Computers, Technology and Science Music, Full text of "American Fire Engine Co.: Illustrated Catalogue: ".


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