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City in the sky : the rise and fall of the World Trade Center

Author: James Glanz; Eric Lipton
Publisher: New York : Times Books, 2003.
Edition/Format:   Print book : English : 1st edView all editions and formats
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A history of the World Trade Center discusses such topics as its builders' determination to raise the towers in spite of challenging natural and political forces, and the mystery surrounding their collapse on September 11.
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Genre/Form: History
Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: James Glanz; Eric Lipton
ISBN: 0805074287 9780805074284
OCLC Number: 52878824
Description: xii, 428 p., [16] p. of plates : ill. ; 25 cm.
Contents: 1 David's Turn 7 --
2 Gambit 38 --
3 Street Fighters 62 --
4 Surprise, Serenity, Delight 88 --
5 Steel Balloons 118 --
6 Endgame 145 --
7 Pyramids on the Hudson 176 --
8 City in the Sky 205 --
9 9/11: The Collapse 236 --
10 Ruins 273.
Responsibility: James Glanz and Eric Lipton.
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A history of the World Trade Center discusses such topics as its builders' determination to raise the towers in spite of challenging natural and political forces, and the mystery surrounding their collapse on September 11.

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