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6 edition of New York City Firefighting 1901-2001 found in the catalog.

New York City Firefighting 1901-2001

Images Of America

by Steven Scher

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Published by Diane Pub Co .
Written in

    Subjects:
  • History: American,
  • United States - 20th Century,
  • History

  • The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages144
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL7996117M
    ISBN 100756773814
    ISBN 109780756773816
    OCLC/WorldCa149220749

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