Karl-heinz schalk, honorary district fire chief of herzogenaurach, a "firefighter with body and soul", published with the illustrated book "saint florian protect us … Volume 2" another book with magnificent photographs of the patron saint, following on from the previously published volume with the same title from 2010. In the book, schalk goes into the history of st. Florian and traces the path of suffering with pictures of the entrance gate of the basilica in lorch (upper austria).
From bavaria and austria
The main part of the book, with a foreword by pastor helmut hetzel, is made up of magnificent photographs of the patron saint, for example in churches – whether as a statue or an altarpiece -, as a mural, or as a sculpture. Air painting on firehouses, as a fountain figure or in other forms show. Most of the photos were taken in bavaria, but also in austria, the hl's area of operations. Florian.