Badges of the Bravest


Badges of the Bravest tells the nostalgic story of the fire departments in New York City though a lavish collection of more than 900 different badges dating to the days of the New York City fire department.
This fascinating pictorial history chronicles the vibrant development of the largest and the most colorful fire service in the country- the Fire Department of New York (FDNY). Beautifully illustrated, Badges of the Bravest tells the nostalgic story of the fire departments in New York City though a lavish collection of more than 900 badges- the most time-honored of the firefighters' symbols-along with intriguing photographs and historical documents sure to captivate history buffs, firefighting enthusiasts, and collectors of fire memorabilia.

$44.95