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Sirens blare. Helicopter blades whir. A boat engine revs. When an emergency arises, special vehicles are called to the scene. Rescue Vehicles captures all the important and intense action involved when people need help. Straightforward text and colorful photos convey the physical features of each vehicle, as well as the ways in which the personnel who operate the vehicle use the equipment at hand to help people in crisis.
"A fundamental introduction to ground-borne rescue vehicles known as fire trucks, including their history, a description of their features, and how they help people in emergencies"--Provided by publisher.
Number of Pages: 24
Genre: Juvenile Nonfiction
Sub-Genre: Transportation / Cars + Trucks, Technology / Machinery
Series Title: Rescue Vehicles
Publisher: Chronicle Books Llc
Age Range: 4-8 years
Author: Valerie Bodden
Street Date: April 15, 2011
Item Number (DPCI): 248-63-5531