For one hundred years, the Carnegie Hero Fund Commission has honored everyday citizens who risk their lives to save others. They've recognized over 8,000 people and their stories are amazing. The Commission's files yielded extraordinary visual material resulting from the meticulous work of Hero Fund investigators—work that continues to this day. We endeavored to treat the subject in an unexpected yet respectful manner. 244 pages, 7 1/4 x 11 7/8, 4-color and PMS throughout.