De beste boeken over 9/11

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The Eleventh Day

Non-fictie, Documentaire Anthony Summers, 2011

It is hard to imagine a modern event about which more has been written than the September 11 terrorist attacks, and now, as the 10th anniversary approaches, we have a weighty volume billed as the “ultimate”, the “definitive” and the “first panoramic, authoritative” ...

Robbyn Swan, complottheorie+

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Aftermath

Non-fictie, Foto Joel Meyerowitz, 2006

The remarkable pictures in the archive visually relate the catastrophic destruction of the 9/11 attacks and the physical and human dimensions of the recovery effort.

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102 Minuten

Non-fictie, Historisch Jim Dwyer, 2005

'102 minuten' is een indrukwekkend, gedetailleerd verhaal over 11 september, gezien 'vanuit' het WTC. Geen verhalen over de daders, over Bush en de mensen in de vliegtuigen, maar puur een feitelijke beschrijving van de ramp zoals deze zich voltrok in het WTC.

Kevin Flynn, held+

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Tower Stories: An oral history of 9/11

Non-fictie, Reportages Damob DiMarco, 2004

Including never-before-published photographs, this expanded second edition of a literary time capsule preserves a monumental tragedy in American history through the voices of the people who were in Lower Manhattan and elsewhere in New York at the time of the attack.

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In de schaduw van geen torens

Strip, Historisch Art Spiegelman, 2004

Reactie van de striptekenaar van o.a. Maus op de WTC aanslagen van 11 september 2001. Groot formaat kruising tussen graphic novel en kunstobject.

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Among the heroes

Non-fictie, Historisch Jere Longman, 2003

The culmination of hundreds of interviews with family members and months of investigation, Among the Heroes is the definitive story of the courageous men and women aboard Flight 93, and of the day that forever changed the way Americans view the world and themselves.

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On top of the world

Non-fictie, Historisch Tom Brabash, 2003

This book examines the media scrutiny that followed Howard Lutnick, who struggled to be at once the compassionate leader the grieving families needed and the tough-minded CEO his decimated company required.

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The day the world came to town

Non-fictie, Historisch Jim DeFede, 2003

The Day the World Came to Town is a positively heartwarming account of the citizens of Gander and its surrounding communities and the unexpected guests who were welcomed with exemplary kindness.

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Here is New York: A Democracy of Photographs

Non-fictie, Foto Gilles Peress, 2002

The compelling photobook of 9/11, a compilation of nearly 1000 full-color and black-and-white photographic plates with images by noted photographers such as Gilles Peress, Susan Meiselas and Jeff Mermelstein, along with the contributions of hundreds who stood witness to 9/11.

Alice Rose George, Charles Traub, Michael Shulan+

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Portraits 11/09/01

Non-fictie, Foto Redactie New York Times, 2002

Poignant and personal remembrances, celebrating the lives of the World Trade Center victims.

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