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WEB SITES

California Professional Firefighters
http://www.cpf.org/go/cpf

Colorado Wildfire Academy
http://www.cowildfireacademy.com

Fire Careers/Training with the National Park Service
http://www.nps.gov/fire/employment/employment.cfm

The Firefighters Bookstore
http://www.firebooks.com

National Firefighting Hall of Heroes
http://www.hallofflame.org/hallhero.htm

Wildfire News
http://www.wildfirenews.com

Wild Fire News Archive
Women Firefighters Resource Page
http://www.i-women.org

BOOKS

Beil, Karen Magnuson. Fire in Their Eyes: Wildfires and the People Who Fight Them. New York, NY: Harcourt Brace, 1999.

Fritz, Richard A. Tools of the Trade: Firefighting Hand Tools and
Their Use
. Saddle Brook, NJ: Fire Engineering Books and
Videos, 1997.

Lowe, Joseph D., Jeanne Mesick, Kasey Young, and Mark Huth. Wildland Firefighting Practices. Florence, KY: Delmar Publishers, 2000.

Maclean, John N. Fire and Ashes: On the Front Lines Battling Wildfires. New York, NY: Holt Paperbacks, 2004.

Desmond, Matthew. On the Fireline: Living and Dying with Wildland Firefighters. Chicago, IL: University Of Chicago Press, 2007.

Gigliotti, Jim. Smoke Jumpers. New York, NY: Child's World, 2006.

Holdcroft, Gary Phillip. Walking Through The Ashes: A Volunteer Firefighter's Perspective on the Rodeo-Chediski Fire. Victoria, BC, Canada: Trafford Publishing, 2006.

Pyne, Stephen. Tending Fire: Coping with America's Wildland Fires. Washington, DC: Island Press, 2004.

Pyne, Stephen J. Fire in America: A Cultural History of Wildland and Rural Fire. Seattle, WA: University of Washington Press, 1997.

MAGAZINES

Firehouse
http://www.firehouse.com

Fire Nuggets
http://www.firenuggets.com

Wildland Firefighter
http://www.fire-police-ems.com/books/95030.htm

VIDEOS/DVDS

California Firestorm 2007, Volume 1 (2008)
Alan Simmons Productions.

Emergency in the Streets, Vol. 6 Special Edition: Brush Fire! (2005)
Valley News Inc.

Wildfire (1994)
Audubon Video.

Wildfires: Fighting Fire with Fire (1995)
A&E.

Wildland Essentials—Fighting Fire in the Interface (1996)
Wildland Fire Consultants and Seminars.

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