Search Results: 'Franklin Fire Department'

Search

×
×
×
×
7 results for "Franklin Fire Department"
History of the Franklin NH Fire Department By Andrew Nadeau
eBook (PDF): $14.99
Download immediately.
Why a history of the Franklin NH Fire Department? The answer may not be important to most citizens, but to a firefighter it becomes most important to know about the men who came before him; the slow... More > progression of equipment from bucket to modern super-pumper and to parallel the profession of the early volunteer with his successor today. Within these pages we look back into time, not only with a nostalgic eye, but with admiration that only this profession can hold.< Less
History of the Franklin NH Fire Department By Andrew Nadeau
Paperback: $39.95
Ships in 3-5 business days.
Why a history of the Franklin NH Fire Department? The answer may not be important to most citizens, but to a firefighter it becomes most important to know about the men who came before him; the slow... More > progression of equipment from bucket to modern super-pumper and to parallel the profession of the early volunteer with his successor today. Within these pages we look back into time, not only with a nostalgic eye, but with admiration that only this profession can hold.< Less
History of the Franklin NH Fire Department in Pictures By Andrew Nadeau
Paperback: $24.95
Ships in 3-5 business days.
At the request of many of the readers of "History of the Franklin NH Fire Department" published in 2011, this book has been compiled as a companion work presenting a pictorial history... More > chronicling many of the events, equipment and individuals that contributed to the development of the Franklin Fire Department from its inception to the present day. The images within these pages, and their descriptions, are meant to complement the written history that preceded them. Firefighters, their families and friends, as well as historians will enjoy the snapshots in time captured here.< Less
The Autobiography of Benjamin Franklin By Benjamin Franklin
eBook (ePub): $1.99
Download immediately.
"I have always thought that one man of tolerable abilities may work great changes, and accomplish great affairs among mankind, if he first forms a good plan, and, cutting off all amusements or... More > other employments that would divert his attention, makes the execution of that same plan his sole study and business." ~ Benjamin Franklin. This quote sums up the life and character of Ben Franklin very well. Most American children learn about Ben Franklin in school, but I would wager that most American adults remember little about his fascinating life. From our modern day fire departments, to our library system and public hospitals, Ben Franklin invented or played a part in the creation of much of what we take for granted in our society. The Autobiography of Benjamin Franklin is a must-read book full of timeless wisdom on successful living.< Less
The Autobiography of Benjamin Franklin By Benjamin Franklin
Paperback: $15.75
Ships in 3-5 business days.
"I have always thought that one man of tolerable abilities may work great changes, and accomplish great affairs among mankind, if he first forms a good plan, and, cutting off all amusements or... More > other employments that would divert his attention, makes the execution of that same plan his sole study and business." ~ Benjamin Franklin. This quote sums up the life and character of Ben Franklin very well. Most American children learn about Ben Franklin in school, but I would wager that most American adults remember little about his fascinating life. From our modern day fire departments, to our library system and public hospitals, Ben Franklin invented or played a part in the creation of much of what we take for granted in our society. The Autobiography of Benjamin Franklin is a must-read book full of timeless wisdom on successful living.< Less
Back Door to War: The Roosevelt Foreign Policy 1933—1941 By Charles Callan Tansill
Paperback: $32.28
Ships in 3-5 business days.
Charles Callan Tansill, one of the foremost American diplomatic historians of the twentieth century, convincingly argues that Franklin Roosevelt wished to involve the United States in the European... More > War that began in September 1939. When his efforts appeared to come to naught, Roosevelt determined to provoke Japan into an attack on American territory. Doing so would involve Japan’s Axis allies in war also, and so America would thus enter the war through the “back door”. The strategy succeeded, and Tansill maintains that Roosevelt therefore welcomed Japan’s attack on Pearl Harbor. Tansill demonstrates quite convincingly his central theme: that FDR sought to include the United States in the Second World War on the side of the Soviet Union from the very beginning, and duped the Japanese into firing the first shot. Tansill proves his premise by the usage of extensive primary material from US State Department files, current periodicals, and sound reasoning.< Less
Back Door to War: The Roosevelt Foreign Policy 1933—1941 By Charles Callan Tansill
Hardcover: $41.36
Ships in 6-8 business days.
Charles Callan Tansill, one of the foremost American diplomatic historians of the twentieth century, convincingly argues that Franklin Roosevelt wished to involve the United States in the European... More > War that began in September 1939. When his efforts appeared to come to naught, Roosevelt determined to provoke Japan into an attack on American territory. Doing so would involve Japan’s Axis allies in war also, and so America would thus enter the war through the “back door”. The strategy succeeded, and Tansill maintains that Roosevelt therefore welcomed Japan’s attack on Pearl Harbor. Tansill demonstrates quite convincingly his central theme: that FDR sought to include the United States in the Second World War on the side of the Soviet Union from the very beginning, and duped the Japanese into firing the first shot. Tansill proves his premise by the usage of extensive primary material from US State Department files, current periodicals, and sound reasoning.< Less