Encyclopedia Of Fire

Author: David E. Newton
Publisher: Greenwood Publishing Group
ISBN: 9781573563024
Size: 33.24 MB
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Explores combustion and the role of fire in everyday life, its impact on all aspects of human endeavor, and its role in mythology and other realms of human thought and action.

The World Encyclopedia Of Fire Engines Firefighting

Author: Neil Wallington
Publisher: Lorenz Books
ISBN: 9780754820796
Size: 14.47 MB
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A fully illlustrated guide to fire trucks with an A-Z directory of 165 of the best-known fire engine manufacturers, with fascinating documentation about historical fires, shown in over 700 archive and contemporary photographs.

Encyclopedia Of Fire Protection

Author: Dennis P. Nolan
Publisher: Delmar Pub
ISBN: 9781418020149
Size: 74.57 MB
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Full of insightful information, this edition remains current with the ever changing fire protection industry. Current terminology, codes, organizations and other need to know information is presented in a reader-friendly, engaging format.

Red Hot

Author: Jenni Fleetwood
Publisher: Southwater Pub
ISBN: 9781844776283
Size: 59.11 MB
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Spices are essential culinary ingredients in every part of the world, used to sharpen the appetite and titillate the palate. This tastebud-tingling collection of recipes shows how to add fragrant aroma, piquancy or fiery taste to any dish.

Encyclopedia Of Chemical Processing And Design

Author: John J. McKetta Jr
Publisher: CRC Press
ISBN: 9780824724917
Size: 38.75 MB
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Introduction Most chemical process industries have an inherent potential for fire
from the materials being handled and from the processes and reactions being
conducted. Little can be done to reduce or eliminate this potential. Fire safety
design. therefore. addresses reducing the probability of fire occurrence (
preventive design) and minimizing the consequences should a fire occur (
protective design). Preventive design involves consideration of possible fire
causes and providing ...

International Encyclopedia Of Hospitality Management

Author: Abraham Pizam
Publisher: Butterworth-Heinemann
ISBN: 1856177149
Size: 75.62 MB
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Fire sprinklers 249 employed by NFPA would have charged the industry with fires
that did not occur and fatalities that did not happen. Supportive of this fire
protection effort in the States were the requirements in the Occupational Safety &
Health Act (OSHA) for both emergency evacuation (Subpart E – Means of Egress
– 1910.35–1910.40) and for fire protection training and systems (Subpart L – Fire
Protection 1910.155–1910.165). Although directed to employees, this mandate
also ...

The Fire Ant Wars

Author: Joshua Blu Buhs
Publisher: University of Chicago Press
ISBN: 9780226079820
Size: 17.44 MB
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Chapter Three: Fire Ants, from Savage to Invincible, 1957–1972 What wonder
strikes the curious, while he views The black ant's city, by a rotten tree Or
woodland bank! In ignorance we muse: Surely ... It has, moreover, an ability to do
something off its own bat,” wrote the biologist Derek Morley in 1953.3 (In 1967,
Creighton rewrote his article on ants for the Encyclopedia Britannica, dropping
the section on ants as pests to make room for some of this new. 1. W. L. Brown, “
The Lore of the ...

An Encyclopedia Of Shamanism

Author: Christina Pratt
Publisher: The Rosen Publishing Group
ISBN: 9781404210400
Size: 45.83 MB
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Fire, one of the elemental powers, can be used for healing in its physical form
and called on by the shaman energetically (as a helping spirit) in the invisible
world during his or her journeys. In many cultures the shaman must also cultivate
their own “inner fire” as part of their training. For these shamans their ability to
work with fire in its physical form is a reflection of their mastery of fire in its internal
form. The role of the fire in shamanic healing rituals is to provide the energy of ...