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A place of remembrance : official book of the national September 11 memorial

Author: Allison Blais; Lynn Rasic
Publisher: Washington, D.C. : National Geographic, ©2011.
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Describes the planning, development, and construction of the National September 11 Memorial in Manhattan, New York, featuring photographs, providing a detailed history of the World Trade Center and an account of September 11, 2001, and including a comprehensive list of the names of the victims of 9/11 and the location of each name on the memorial.
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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Allison Blais; Lynn Rasic
ISBN: 9781426208072 1426208073
OCLC Number: 687653297
Description: 227 p. : ill. (some col.) ; 23 cm.
Contents: A global icon --
The day the world changed --
From rescue to recovery --
The impulse to memorialize --
Envisioning the memorial --
Reflecting absence --
The names --
Building the memorial.
Responsibility: Allison Blais and Lynn Rasic ; foreword by Michael R. Bloomberg.

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Recalls the excitement and symbolism of the Twin Towers, the horror and chaos of the attack of 9/11, the fierce devotion and exhaustion as rescue of living victims became a recovery of remains. This  Read more...

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"Only National Geographic could publish a book so beautifully made and dedicated...it is a perfectly crafted tribute to the memorial site...thank you NatGeo for another lovingly made book." Read more...

 
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