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Product Description: “Oh, the humanity!” Radio reporter Herbert Morrison's words on witnessing the destruction of the Hindenburg are etched in our collective memory. Yet, while the Hindenburg—like the Titanic—is a symbol of the technological hubris of a bygone era, we seem to have forgotten the lessons that can be learned from the infamous 1937 zeppelin disaster...read more

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9780465065943 | Basic Books, September 8, 2015, cover price $29.99 | About this edition: “Oh, the humanity!

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Product Description: The Hindenburg, the largest airship ever built and the pride of Nazi Germany, burst into flames over Lakehurst, New Jersey, in 1937. It swiftly fell from the sky and was incinerated. This incident is remembered as the most infamous airship accident, killing 36 people and sinking the dirigible transportation industry...read more

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9781482429381 | Gareth Stevens Pub, August 1, 2015, cover price $26.60 | About this edition: The Hindenburg, the largest airship ever built and the pride of Nazi Germany, burst into flames over Lakehurst, New Jersey, in 1937.

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Product Description: Final Destination: Disaster informs the public, for the very first time, what actually precipitated the controversial sale of Eastern Air Lines, at one time the second largest airline in the free world, to Frank Lorenzo's Texas Air Corporation, which led to its certain demise...read more

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9780989452960 | Midpoint Trade Books Inc, October 1, 2014, cover price $27.95 | About this edition: Final Destination: Disaster informs the public, for the very first time, what actually precipitated the controversial sale of Eastern Air Lines, at one time the second largest airline in the free world, to Frank Lorenzo's Texas Air Corporation, which led to its certain demise.

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Product Description: This book discusses the science behind plane crashes. The chapters examine the worst plane crashes in history, explain how aircraft fail, and show how scientists and engineers are designing safer aircraft. Diagrams, charts, and photos provide opportunities to evaluate and understand the scientific concepts involved...read more

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9781631376719 | Cherry Lake Pub, August 1, 2014, cover price $14.21 | About this edition: This book discusses the science behind plane crashes.

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9781631376269 | Cherry Lake Pub, August 1, 2014, cover price $29.93 | About this edition: This book discusses the science behind plane crashes.

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9781742574745 | Reprint edition (New Holland Pub Pty Ltd, March 31, 2014), cover price $29.99

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Product Description: From operating theatres to trading floors, and from oil platforms to airline cockpits, organizations are engaged in a continuous struggle for safety and control. It has become essential for organizations to identify, understand and learn from close calls and 'near-miss' events quickly, before minor errors and failures can enlarge into catastrophic accidents...read more

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9780230220843 | Palgrave Macmillan, March 5, 2014, cover price $125.00 | About this edition: From operating theatres to trading floors, and from oil platforms to airline cockpits, organizations are engaged in a continuous struggle for safety and control.

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9781616519285 | Reprint edition (Saddleback Pub, September 1, 2012), cover price $8.95
9781562546502 | Saddleback Pub, August 1, 2004, cover price $4.95

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9780606302715 | Demco Media, April 30, 2004, cover price $12.45

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Product Description: Find out how people react and rebuild their lives and the environment when a large scale Plane Crash occurs and what communities and the emergency services do in response.

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9781848379565 | Arcturus Pub, January 1, 2012, cover price $31.35 | About this edition: Find out how people react and rebuild their lives and the environment when a large scale Plane Crash occurs and what communities and the emergency services do in response.

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Product Description: From the worst plane accident in history on Tenerife to America's worst air crash at Chicago's O'Hare International Airport, this engrossing volume covers many of the most famous aircraft disasters in history and their investigations...read more

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9781448860067 | Rosen Central, December 15, 2011, cover price $30.25 | About this edition: From the worst plane accident in history on Tenerife to America's worst air crash at Chicago's O'Hare International Airport, this engrossing volume covers many of the most famous aircraft disasters in history and their investigations.

Air travel is one of the safest methods of transportation, but when a disaster happens, it captures the public's imagination. Learn about how airplanes are built, how researchers investigate a crash, how engineers are making planes safer, and more.

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9781429673617 | Capstone Pr Inc, August 1, 2011, cover price $9.95

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9781429647960 | Velocity, August 1, 2010, cover price $31.32 | About this edition: Air travel is one of the safest methods of transportation, but when a disaster happens, it captures the public's imagination.

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Product Description: The 5th edition of Aircraft Rescue and Fire Fighting provides basic information needed by firefighters to effectively perform the various tasks involved in aircraft rescue and fire fighting. Material covered includes qualifications for aircraft rescue and fire fighting (ARFF) personnel, aircraft and airport familiarization, safety and aircraft hazards, ARFF communications, extinguishing agents, ARFF apparatus, rescue tools and equipment, ARFF driver/operator, airport emergency planning, and ARFF strategic and tactical operations...read more

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9780879393236 | 5th edition (Intl Fire Service Training Assn, June 30, 2008), cover price $58.00 | About this edition: The 5th edition of Aircraft Rescue and Fire Fighting provides basic information needed by firefighters to effectively perform the various tasks involved in aircraft rescue and fire fighting.

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