Garrett M. Graff has taken his cues from the witness statements that form the bones and marrow of the story, skillfully threading together the drama and pain in the words of those left behind. It’s a historical masterpiece that preserves the essence of American resilience, through the shock and heartbreak thrust upon the nation on September 11, 2001.
What does this SNAP Summary Include?
Synopsis of the original book
Key takeaways from each chapter
How 9/11 unraveled through the eyes of firefighters, public servants, and dozens of other witnesses
How the President's office, the FAA, and other authorities reacted to the crisis
Background on Garett M. Graff
About the Original Book:
Eighteen years have passed since 9/11 and for those who survived the attacks, it’s not enough time. Garrett has skillfully collated over five hundred witness statements from those who lived through that day—victims, heroes, and all those left behind. Without adding drama or sensationalism, he has painstakingly crafted a story of tremendous suffering and unexpected bravery as the American nation pulled together under threat.
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