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Swift water rescue

Swift water rescue

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Published by NYS Academy of Fire Science in [Montour Falls, NY] .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Rescue work -- Bibliography.,
  • Drowning -- Prevention -- Bibliography.

  • Edition Notes

    StatementDiana Zell, librarian.
    ContributionsNew York State Academy of Fire Science. Library
    The Physical Object
    FormatMicroform
    Pagination2 leaves.
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL22210178M

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