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9780805072402

Out of the Blue : The Story of September 11, 2001 from Jiha to Ground Zero

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  • ISBN13:

    9780805072402

  • ISBN10:

    0805072403

  • Format: Hardcover
  • Copyright: 2002-09-11
  • Publisher: Times Books

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Summary

Following the lives of heroes, victims, and terrorists, "New York Times" journalist Bernstein weaves a complex tale of a multitude of lives colliding in conflagration on that fateful morning of September 11, 2001. 16-page photo insert.

Author Biography

In twenty years with The New York Times, Richard Bernstein has served as bureau chief at the United Nations and in Paris, as national cultural reporter, and currently as a daily book critic. Before that, he was the Beijing bureau chief for Time magazine. He has written five books, including The Coming Conflict with China (with Ross H. Munro) and, most recently, Ultimate Journey: Retracing the Path of an Ancient Buddhist Monk Who Crossed Asia in Search of Enlightenment. He lives in New York City.

Howell Raines is executive editor of The New York Times.

Table of Contents

Foreword ix
Howell Raines
``We Saw People Jumping''
1(10)
Peshawar: The Office of Services
11(7)
``We're Due for Something''
18(12)
The Young Man from Saudi Arabia
30(16)
Glick and Jarrah: An Open Life and a Closed One
46(13)
Terrorism Arrives in America
59(11)
Harry Ramos and Victor Wald: The Courage of Strangers
70(8)
``In Time of War There Is No Death''
78(17)
Yeneneh Betru: Medicine for the Neediest
95(5)
The Cell in Hamburg
100(10)
John Ogonowski: Salt of the Earth
110(7)
While America Slept
117(16)
Richard A. Penney: Project Renewal
133(5)
The Commandos in America
138(11)
Peter J. Ganci: Born to Fight Fires
149(8)
The Terrorists Stay One Step Ahead
157(17)
Like a Knife into a Gift-Wrapped Box
174(13)
``Protect the White House at All Cost''
187(12)
``We Had a Lot of Dying and Fire Up There''
199(28)
The Towers Come Down
227(18)
A Nation Suspended
245(6)
Aftermath
251(18)
Notes 269(5)
Acknowledgments 274(2)
Index 276

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