Matt Kehoe, Hope Volunteer Fire Department (Idaho) is the author of Pumps
and Water Systems for Fire Fighters.
According to the book description “This is an introductory text aimed
at new firefighters. The book's purpose is to give a basic insight into the thing a firefighter needs to know most: How to
put the wet stuff on the red stuff. The subtitle of the book is: What You Need to Know at 3:00 a.m. in a Snowstorm. If you
have ever been there as a rookie firefighter, you will know what we mean. This book is aimed at small departments and as a
first lesson for those being trained to run a pumper in larger departments.