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7 edition of Firefighting in Washington, D.C. (DC) found in the catalog.

Firefighting in Washington, D.C. (DC)

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Published by Arcadia Publishing .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Washington (D.C.),
  • United States - State & Local - General,
  • History - U.S.,
  • History,
  • History: American,
  • United States - State & Local - South,
  • District of Columbia,
  • History / United States / General,
  • Fire extinction,
  • Fire fighters,
  • Pictorial works

  • Edition Notes

    Images of America

    The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages128
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL7900711M
    ISBN 100738517313
    ISBN 109780738517315
    OCLC/WorldCa57344426


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