By Michael L. Cooper
From colonial occasions to the trendy day, issues have remained consistent in American heritage: the damaging strength of fires and the bravery of these who struggle them.
Fighting hearth! brings to existence ten of the deadliest infernos this kingdom has ever continued: the good fires of Boston, big apple, Chicago, Baltimore, and San Francisco, the mess ups of the Triangle Shirtwaist manufacturing unit, the final Slocum, and the Cocoanut Grove nightclub, the wildfire of Witch Creek in San Diego County, and the disaster of 9-11. each one blaze resulted in new firefighting innovations and applied sciences, but the fight opposed to fires keeps to this present day. With ancient pictures and a fast paced textual content, this can be either a thrilling examine firefighting historical past and a party of the human spirit.