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Chariots of Firefighters By Michael Heller
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Since the beginning, firemen have been competing with each other for the honor of being first to a fire. In New York State, firematic contests between "drill teams" of volunteer... More > firefighters have reached a level of competition that is unique in the entire world; there is nowhere else in terms of speed. technique or sophistication that even comes close. Chariots of Firefighters chronicles the growth of these contests, from foot races and fistfights between neighboring fire companies in New York City to the formation of the New York State Volunteer Firemen's Parade and Drill Team Captain’s Association and the over 350 teams from over 260 fire districts that make up its 200-year history. From simple hand-pumping duels to modern-day drills of speed and refined technique, the story of how these competitions evolved – through wars, riots and celebrations, public scorn and praise of cheering throngs – is one that anyone with any interest in the fire service – or sports in general – will want to read.< Less
Chariots of Firefighters (Black & White Version) By Michael Heller
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Since the beginning, firemen have been competing with each other for the honor of being first to a fire. In New York State, firematic contests between "drill teams" of volunteer... More > firefighters have reached a level of competition that is unique in the entire world; there is nowhere else in terms of speed. technique or sophistication that even comes close. Chariots of Firefighters chronicles the growth of these contests, from foot races and fistfights between neighboring fire companies in New York City to the formation of the New York State Volunteer Firemen's Parade and Drill Team Captain’s Association and the over 350 teams from over 260 fire districts that make up its 200-year history. From simple hand-pumping duels to modern-day drills of speed and refined technique, the story of how these competitions evolved – through wars, riots and celebrations, public scorn and praise of cheering throngs – is one that anyone with any interest in the fire service – or sports in general – will want to read.< Less
Chariots of Firefighters: Volume 2: The Practice, The History and Practice of Firematic Competition in New York State By Michael Heller
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From the first day the second fire truck came to town firemen have been competing with each other for that honor – both on and off duty. In New York State, these friendly firematic contests... More > between “drill teams” of volunteer firefighters have reached a level of competition that is unique in the entire world; there is nowhere else in terms of speed, technique or sophistication that even comes close. "Chariots of Firefighters Volume II: The Practice" continues the story where Volume i left off by introducing the reader to modern-day firematic competition, describing in detail everything that makes up this unique sport: the organization, the tracks, the trucks and the equipment, as well as all of the contests and the rules that govern them. it is an in-depth look into a unique culture and facet of the world of firefighting in the united states that anyone with an interest in the fire service will surely want to read.< Less
Chariots of Firefighters: Volume II: The Practice, The History and Practice of Firematic Competition in New York State By Michael Heller
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From the first day the second fire truck came to town firemen have been competing with each other for that honor – both on and off duty. In New York State, these friendly firematic contests... More > between “drill teams” of volunteer firefighters have reached a level of competition that is unique in the entire world; there is nowhere else in terms of speed, technique or sophistication that even comes close. "Chariots of Firefighters Volume II: The Practice" continues the story where Volume i left off by introducing the reader to modern-day firematic competition, describing in detail everything that makes up this unique sport: the organization, the tracks, the trucks and the equipment, as well as all of the contests and the rules that govern them. it is an in-depth look into a unique culture and facet of the world of firefighting in the united states that anyone with an interest in the fire service will surely want to read.< Less
Chariots of Firefighters: Volume II: The Practice, The History and Practice of Firematic Competition in New York State - (B&W Version) By Michael Heller
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From the first day the second fire truck came to town firemen have been competing with each other for that honor – both on and off duty. In New York State, these friendly firematic contests... More > between “drill teams” of volunteer firefighters have reached a level of competition that is unique in the entire world; there is nowhere else in terms of speed, technique or sophistication that even comes close. "Chariots of Firefighters Volume II: The Practice" continues the story where Volume i left off by introducing the reader to modern-day firematic competition, describing in detail everything that makes up this unique sport: the organization, the tracks, the trucks and the equipment, as well as all of the contests and the rules that govern them. it is an in-depth look into a unique culture and facet of the world of firefighting in the united states that anyone with an interest in the fire service will surely want to read.< Less
Adventures of Super Heroes of the Bible: Elijah the Fiery Prophet By Chris Oyakhilome PhD.
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It was the darkest era in Israel's history under the rule of King Ahab and his evil wife Jezebel the Phoenician princess, daughter of the priest of Tyre, Ethbaal, when Elijah - the prophet of the... More > living God came into the scene. He was a burning and a shining light in his generation. A man with fire in his bones; a man sent from God. Elijah was a man full of power and fiery passion for God; as such God used him to perform great miracles that marveled the human mind. This story of Elijah - The fiery Prophet, will take you on a roller coaster ride with this great prophet of God as he raises the dead, calls fire from heaven, contend with the evil proest of Baal, and rides on a fiery chariot to heaven.< Less
THE DAY CODE By Jeffrey R. Horton
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God's Day Code is one of the most prominent and significant features of the Bible. It is based on the principle that God views a thousand years as but one Day in His sight. Since so much of end-time... More > prophecy is written from this heavenly perspective, this key unlocks the true meaning of many prophecies concerning the Lord's return. Learn how the plan of redemption is based on a great Week of thousand-year Days and how this marks our generation for Christ's return. Learn why the Church has always lived in "the last Days," why Jesus compared our time with the days of Noah, and how to reserve your own chariot of fire for the rapture.< Less
Picket By Chris James
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The Dionysus Regio was a lonely place, far from any settled world, far from the war. An easy patrol for the crew of the CSS Fire Stalker, welcome respite from the conflict raging in more populated... More > regions. There was nothing to break the monotony, not until their discovery of the wreck. The Marine Convoy Vessel Rhesus Chariot: a dead hulk swimming through the endless void. Hundreds of years old, a relic from an almost forgotten war. Yet all the passengers of the convoy vessel are not dead. Even after all this time some still have unfinished business.< Less
Picket By Chris James
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The Dionysus Regio was a lonely place, far from any settled world, far from the war. An easy patrol for the crew of the CSS Fire Stalker, welcome respite from the conflict raging in more populated... More > regions. There was nothing to break the monotony, not until their discovery of the wreck. The Marine Convoy Vessel Rhesus Chariot: a dead hulk swimming through the endless void. Hundreds of years old, a relic from an almost forgotten war. Yet all the passengers of the convoy vessel are not dead. Even after all this time some still have unfinished business.< Less
Picket By Chris James
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The Dionysus Regio was a lonely place, far from any settled world, far from the war. An easy patrol for the crew of the CSS Fire Stalker, welcome respite from the conflict raging in more populated... More > regions. There was nothing to break the monotony, not until their discovery of the wreck. The Marine Convoy Vessel Rhesus Chariot: a dead hulk swimming through the endless void. Hundreds of years old, a relic from an almost forgotten war. Yet all the passengers of the convoy vessel are not dead. Even after all this time some still have unfinished business.< Less