Cover image for Fire trucks / by Lori Dittmer.
Title:
Fire trucks / by Lori Dittmer.
ISBN:
9781640260429
Edition:
First edition.
Publication Information:
Mankato, Minnesota : Creative Education, 2018.
Physical Description:
24 pages : color illustrations ; 29 cm.
Contents:
Fire truck beginnings -- Lights and sirens -- Ladder truck or pumper? -- Dispatching firefighters -- Fighting fires -- Fire trucks at work -- Amazing fire trucks -- Fire truck blueprint.
Abstract:
A basic exploration of the parts, equipment, and variations of fire trucks, the firefighting rescue vehicles.
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Summary

From the vanlike appearance of ambulances to the spinning rotor blades of helicopters, vehicles of all forms have long been used in emergency situations. Appealing to future paramedics, pilots, captains, drivers, and crew, this new series explores the continued use of six Amazing Rescue Vehicles. Detailed photos and STEM-appropriate text examine the featured machine's parts, functions, variations, and worksites. Each book also includes a labeled pictorial diagram of the vehicle. A basic exploration of the parts, equipment, and variations of fire trucks, the firefighting rescue vehicles. Also included is a pictorial diagram of the important rescue vehicle and its equipment.