Smokejumper /BCD: a memoir by one of America's most select airborne firefighters / Jason A. Ramos and Julian Smith.
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|Starke Co PL - Schricker Main Library (Knox)||BCD RAM (Text)||30032001759783||AUDIOBOOK||Available||-|
- ISBN: 9781504625593 (audiobook)
- Physical Description: 5 audio discs (5.5 hours) : digital, CD audio ; 4 3/4 in.
- Edition: Unabridged.
- Publisher: [United States] : [Blackstone Audio] , .
- Distributor: Old Saybrook, Connecticut : www.micromarketing.org
|General Note:|| Title and description based on available researched data.
|Participant or Performer Note:|| Read by Ned Vaughn.
|Summary, etc.:|| "In insider takes listeners into the thrilling and dangerous world of smokejumpers, the elite wilderness firefighters who parachute into the most remote and rugged areas of the United States, risking their lives to fight nature's deadliest blazes.An elite crew of firefighters employed by the Department of the Interior, smokejumpers are specially trained to fight monstrous fires in the deepest wilderness at a moment's notice?in inaccessible terrain where conventional firefighting is impossible. Highly trained, they parachute from helicopters into the heart of the combustion, often alone or with the aid of just a single partner To stay alive, smokejumpers must combine knowledge of the terrain, meteorological and ground conditions, and their own judgment and instincts to survive.In this exciting, eye-opening memoir, Jason A. Ramos reveals what it takes to do this remarkable job."--provided by the publisher.
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