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The day the world came to town : 9/11 in Gander, Newfoundland

Author: Jim DeFede
Publisher: New York : Harper, 2003, ©2002.
Edition/Format:   Print book : English : [1st Harper pbk ed.]View all editions and formats
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After thirty-eight jetliners were rerouted to Newfoundland on September 11, 2001 because the United States' airspace was closing, the townspeople of Gander came to the aid of six thousand travelers, offering food, lodging, and other comforts.
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Genre/Form: History
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Jim DeFede
ISBN: 9780060559717 0060559713
OCLC Number: 776999205
Notes: A hardcover edition of this book was published in 2002 by ReganBooks, an imprint of HarperCollins Publishers.
Description: x, 244 pages ; 21 cm
Contents: Introduction --
Day one --
Day two --
Day three --
Day four --
Days five and six --
Epilogue.
Responsibility: Jim DeFede.

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After thirty-eight jetliners were rerouted to Newfoundland on September 11, 2001 because the United States' airspace was closing, the townspeople of Gander came to the aid of six thousand travelers, offering food, lodging, and other comforts.

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