Principles Of Fire Behavior And Combustion / Edition 4 available in Paperback
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Based on the National Fire Academy's Fire Behavior and Combustion model curriculum.
Without a comprehensive grasp of how fires start and spread, informed decisions on how to best control and extinguish fires can not be made. Principles of Fire Behavior and Combustion, Enhanced Fourth Edition Includes Navigate 2 Advantage Access will provide readers with a thorough understanding of the chemical and physical properties of flammable materials and fire, the combustion process, and the latest in suppression and extinguishment. The Fourth Edition of this time-tested resource is the most current and accurate source of fire behavior information available to fire science students and on-the-job fire fighters today.
The Enhanced Fourth Edition features:
Complete coverage of the National Fire Academy's Fire and Emergency Services Higher Education (FESHE) Fire Behavior and Combustion model curriculum.
A clear, reader-friendly style to help simplify even the most challenging subject matter.
Practice problems incorporated throughout the text to help bridge the gap between theory and application on the fireground.
|Publisher:||Jones & Bartlett Learning|
|Edition description:||New Edition|
|Product dimensions:||7.30(w) x 9.10(h) x 0.60(d)|
Table of Contents
Chapter1 Fire Measurement and the SI System of Units Chapter2 Chemical Elements and Compounds: Atoms and Molecules Chapter3 Physical and Chemical Change Chapter4 Flow of Fluids Chapter5 Heat Transfer Chapter6 Combustion, Fire and Flammability Chapter7 Fire Characteristics: Gaseous Combustibles Chapter8 Fire Characteristics: Liquid Combustibles Chapter9 Fire Characteristics: Solid Combustibles Chapter10 Combustion Products Chapter11 Smoke and Heat Hazards Chapter12 Movement of Fire Gases Chapter13 Fire Fighting Chemicals Chapter14 Computational Modeling of Fires AppendixA FESHE Correlation for Fire Behavior and Combustion