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Fighting rural fires.

National Fire Protection Association. Committee on Rural Fire Protection. Subcommittee on Fire Departments.

Fighting rural fires.

by National Fire Protection Association. Committee on Rural Fire Protection. Subcommittee on Fire Departments.

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Published by National Fire Protection Association in Boston .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Fire extinction.

  • Classifications
    LC ClassificationsTH9311 .N32
    The Physical Object
    Pagination129 p.
    Number of Pages129
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL5843129M
    LC Control Number61066234
    OCLC/WorldCa8605296

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