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

Author: Jim DeFede; Ray Porter
Publisher: [New York] : HarperCollins, [2017] ℗2017
Edition/Format:   Audiobook on CD : CD audio : English : UnabridgedView all editions and formats
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When 38 jetliners bound for the United States were forced to land at Gander International Airport in Canada by the closing of U.S. airspace on September 11, the population of this small town on Newfoundland Island swelled from 10,300 to nearly 17,000. The citizens of Gander met the stranded passengers with an overwhelming display of friendship and goodwill.
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Genre/Form: Audiobooks
History
Material Type: Audio book, etc., Internet resource
Document Type: Sound Recording, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Jim DeFede; Ray Porter
ISBN: 9781538477250 1538477254 9781538477243 1538477246
OCLC Number: 1035145510
Notes: In container (17 cm.).
Title from container.
Compact disc.
Performer(s): Read by Ray Porter.
Description: 5 audio discs (6 hr., 30 min.) : digital ; 4 3/4 in.
Responsibility: Jim DeFede.

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When 38 jetliners bound for the United States were forced to land at Gander International Airport in Canada by the closing of U.S. airspace on September 11, the population of this small town on Newfoundland Island swelled from 10,300 to nearly 17,000. The citizens of Gander met the stranded passengers with an overwhelming display of friendship and goodwill.

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