About the Author Joseph B. Ross, Jr.

Joseph B. Ross, Jr., CFPS, EFO, is presently working in emergency response for the Federal Government, former faculty member of the Maryland Fire and Rescue Institute, and retired Special Operations Chief of the Anne Arundel County Fire Department is writing a book about the devastating and deadly riots that occurred in Baltimore City in April of 1968.

Joe, who published Arundel Burning - The Maryland Oyster Roast Fire of 1956, the most comprehensive collection of information surrounding Anne Arundel's deadliest and most controversial fire has also written articles for Industrial Fire World, Fire Engineering, Firehouse, Maryland Fire Dispatch, Maryland Fire and Rescue Institute Bulletin and local newspapers.

You may contact Joe at:
Arundel Burning
PO Box 312
Linthicum, Maryland 21090
E-mail: JRoss@Arundelburning.com