8 Results
8 Results
Helicopter pilots —Nielsen, Nancy J.

Introduces the often dangerous and risky job of helicopter pilots, including police, test, emergency medical, and firefighter pilots.

Smokejumpers & forest firefighters —Stewart, Gail B. (Gail Barbara), 1949-

Introduces the often dangerous jobs of smokejumping and fighting forest fires.

Maiko dancing child

Maiko's destiny was decided before she was born. Her name Maiko means dancing child. Her mother, the driving force behind her career, sold their house and car to send fourteen year old Maiko to the most prestigious danci...

Stuntpeople —Stewart, Gail B. (Gail Barbara), 1949-

Describes the job of being a stunt performer, examining the history, techniques, and tools of the occupation.

Underwater specialists —Keran, Shirley.

Examines the history, techniques, equipment, and dangers of underwater occupations, including salvage divers, lockmen divers, and diving scientists.

Offshore oil rig workers —Stewart, Gail B. (Gail Barbara), 1949-

Describes the important and often hazardous job of offshore oil rig workers.