SEPTEMBER 11
BEARING WITNESS TO HISTORY

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"...he used his deep baritone voice to call out 'Follow my voice.'"
William Yeingst

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"...when September 11 happened she knew what she had to do to create this book."
Helena Wright
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"...but the honor they were giving to the people, the work they were doing, is represented by these hand tools."
David Shayt





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On September 11, New York lawyer Matthew Farley used this BlackBerry wireless communicator to check on...
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