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James Edward McClelland, Jr.'s Blog – July 2013 Archive (1)

Are you prepared for you enemies?

"Strategy without tactics is the slowest route to victory. Tactics without strategy is the noise before defeat.”

― Sun Tzu, The Art of War

We are engaged in a war. A war that never ends. As firefighters and even fire officers we must be able to understand our enemies or even think just like our enemies so we can be successful on the Fireground, our battle field. We must be students of fire dynamics and building construction.Then we must learn about our strategies and tactics to… Continue

Added by James Edward McClelland, Jr. on July 17, 2013 at 9:30pm — No Comments

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