Fighting fires

by Seymour Simon

Publisher: Scholastic in New York

Written in English
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  • Fire extinction,
  • Juvenile literature

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Presents information about the vehicles and equipment used to fight fires from the ground, sea, and sky.

Edition Notes

StatementSeymour Simon
SeriesSeeMore readers
The Physical Object
Pagination[32] p. :
Number of Pages32
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL24741002M
ISBN 100439467810
ISBN 109780439467810

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