Badges of the Bravest

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ISBN: 1563117975

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Overview

A pictorial history of fire departments in New York City, from the early volunteer companies to the paid uniformed force, from bucket brigades to steam fire engines, from the hand-drawn to the horse-drawn to the motorized era. Badges punctuate the many important milestones in the FDNY's history and capture its More »

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ISBN: 1563117975

A pictorial history of fire departments in New York City, from the early volunteer companies to the paid uniformed force, from bucket brigades to steam fire engines, from the hand-drawn to the horse-drawn to the motorized era. Badges punctuate the many important milestones in the FDNY's history and capture its most poignant events. Also highlights many of the specialized fire brigades protecting New York City's landmarks.

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