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September 11, 2001 is a day that will be remembered in the United States for decades to come, if not forever The day that America was attacked by terrorists and nearly 3,000 innocent citizens and foreign born residents were murdered has been memorialized by the citizens of cities and towns all over the U.S., and indeed in many countries around the world.This photo book focuses on just four important September 11 memorials memorials of national and historical importance because they are closely aligned with the events of that awful day Unfortunately, many people may never have a chance to visit these poignant national memorials, and that s a shame because each is, in its own way, a fine work of art as well as a heartfelt remembrance of our lost brothers and sisters.The National 9 11 Memorials A Photographic Guide takes you on an up close and personal visit to the three memorials run by the U.S government and another run by the Massachusetts Port Authority in Boston The pictorial book brings to you, in one place, dozens of beautiful color photographs along with pertinent background information about each memorial The photographs and information gathered in this guide may inspire hopefully the reader to go out on his or her own journey to visit these moving national memorials, or the reader may just appreciate them within the book s pages In addition to the pictures, The National 9 11 Memorials includes the historical background, timeline information concerning the terrorist attacks and the responses in the ensuing years, and the names of the September 11 victims Never before has a photo book brought together so many photographs of these four September 11 memorials and information about them in one place so that the reader can participate in a small way in the honoring of the victims of the worst terrorist attack ever against the American people It is humbly hoped that The National 9 11 Memorials A Photographic Guide will spread awareness of these beautiful and heart felt tributes and contribute to the everlasting preservation of remembrances of the lives of our lost brothers and sisters in the terrorist attacks of 2001.As the National September 11 Memorial and Museum in New York City states on a wall near the victims remains, No Day Shall Erase You from the Memory of Time This is the object of every 9 11 memorial, and the object of The National 9 11 Memorials A Photographic Guide....

Title : The National 9/11 Memorials: A Photographic Guide
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ISBN : 1477612335
Format Type : Paperback
Language : English
Publisher : CreateSpace Independent Publishing Platform June 6, 2012
Number of Pages : 108 pages
File Size : 561 KB
Status : Available For Download
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The National 9/11 Memorials: A Photographic Guide Reviews

  • Anita C. Tacy
    2019-01-22 18:11

    This book is really wonderful. It is very interesting to read and see the memorials in ways that I probably will never see in person. The book arrived on time and in great condition. I would recommend the seller and the book.

  • mollyh
    2019-01-25 12:54

    This photographic guide is eye opening. A sobering account of what happened and a view into the places we should all hold dear in our hearts, regarding all of the memorials, and all that happened on that tragic day. Well written and well photographed. Maybe we all cannot view all of these places in person, but this book helps us to be there, in memory and remember...