Essays Tagged: "Fire chief"

St. FLorian.

on is still disputed; some believe he was a captain while others argue he held the equivalent of a "fire chief" (hence his position in the Christian community as patron of firefighters). The Emperor D ... mb above the flames to heaven." God answered the prayer of Florian though and he was saved from the fire, as much as the soldiers tried they could not create even a spark to burn Florian with. This mi ...

(5 pages) 18 0 5.0 May/2003

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Religion & Faith > Christianity

FarenHeit 451 Book Critique

Fahrenheit 451 Fahrenheit 451 is about a future based society, which has firemen that do not put out fires, but instead start them. These firemen are there to burn any form ... any form of book that is found within someone's house. Guy Montag, the main Character is one of the firemen that starts fires in an attempt to destroy any book that he comes across. Captain Beatty is ... stroy any book that he comes across. Captain Beatty is Montag's fire chief that is in charge of the firemen at the station. He brings in a new machine that helps detect books that are hidden within ci ...

(2 pages) 1379 0 0.0 Apr/2001

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > North American

Fahrenheit 451 Symbolism-the River

ith several other things. . In several other instances besides the river, water is used to contrast fire and to thus show the difference between good and evil. Also, the forest through which the trave ... caratch on the surface of this novel's seemingly endless symbolism. Fahrenheit tells the story of a fireman named Montag whose job is to set fire to books in order to maintain society's ignorance. ...

(3 pages) 10578 0 5.0 Jan/2002

Subjects: Literature Research Papers


Firefighting Fire fighting is an extremely important job. It saves many lives and property. "Fire fi ... roperty. "Fire fighters have the responsibility of protecting life and property from the hazzerd of fire."(Hopke 242) Fire fighters also go on emergency calls such as heart attacks, respiratory proble ... problems, or just to help save stuck or trapped animals. If an individual is considering going into fire fighting they should find out all they can about it. They would need to find out especially abo ...

(4 pages) 26 0 0.0 Feb/2008

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers > Management

Fahrenheit51 4 8

y Bradbury. In this book two of the main characters are a man named Faber, who loves books, and the fire chief, Beatty, who destroys books. This essay will cover the reasons for the book being written ... e did the only thing he could, he wrote a book about a future without books. In Bradbury's book the firemen were burners of the illegal books that some people still insisted on clinging to, they had t ...

(3 pages) 5 0 0.0 Feb/2008

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Philosophy

chemical equilibrium

(9 pages) 1 0 0.0 Nov/2014

Subjects: Art Essays > Works of Art


(2 pages) 1 0 0.0 Nov/2014

Subjects: History Term Papers