Table of contents for Tried by fire : the story of the South Australian Country Fire Service / Julie-Ann Ellis.

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Foreword                                                            viii
Acknowledgements                                                       x
Chapter One      'Much credit, but little cash'                        1
Chapter Two       The shape of things to come                         15
Chapter Three    Between the community and disaster                   44
Chapter Four     Disaster and after                                   71
Chapter Five     Lingering death of a two-headed beast               110
Chapter Six       Under the Act                                      143
Chapter Seven     "Don't quote me..."                                205
Chapter Eight    Complex times                                       254
Chapter Nine     Certainties-and uncertainties                       292
Appendix One     Honour Roll: volunteers who have died in the service  299
Appendix Two      Volunteers and staff honouredfor their work with EFS and CFS      300
Appendix Three    Country Fire Service Board Members 1977-2001       302
Appendix Four    Distribution of EFS equipment as at August 1947     304
Appendix Five    A history of histories                              306
Appendix Six      Conversion Table                                   307
Maps             South Australia, showing CFS Regions as at 30 June 2000  xii
South Australia, showing areas covered by Fire Fighting Associations, as in 1972    1ll
Endnotes                                                             308
Photo Acknowledgements                                               339
Select Bibliography                                                  340
Index                                                                344


Library of Congress Subject Headings for this publication: Wildfires Australia South Australia Control History, Forest fire fighters Australia South Australia History, Fire fighters Australia South Australia History, Fire departments Australia South Australia History