The 9/11 Commission report : final report of the National Commission on Terrorist Attacks upon the United States

Author(s): National Commission on Terrorist Attacks upon the United States
Online: Online version
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Subjects: September 11 Terrorist Attacks, 2001
Terrorism--Government policy--United States
Terrorism--United States--Prevention
Intelligence service--United States--Evaluation
National security--United States
War on Terrorism, 2001-2009
Qaida (Organization)
Formats: Print
Material Type: Books
Language: English
Audience: Unspecified
Edition: 1st ed
Published: New York : W.W. Norton, [2004]
LC Classification: H, HV
Physical Description: xviii, 567 p. : ill., maps ; 21 cm
Table of Contents: 1. "We have some planes" 1
2. The foundation of the new terrorism 47
3. Counterterrorism evolves 71
4. Responses to Al Qaeda's initial assaults 108
5. Al Qaeda aims at the American homeland 145
6. From threat to threat 174
7. The attack looms 215
8. "The system was blinking red" 254
9. Heroism and horror 278
10. Wartime 325
11. Foresight - and hindsight 339
12. What to do? : a global strategy 361
13. How to do it? : a different way of organizing the government 399
Notes: LCCN: 2004057564
ISBN: 0393326713 (pbk.)
"Authorized ed."
Includes bibliographical references
Contents: "We have some planes" -- The foundation of the new terrorism -- Counterterrorism evolves -- Responses to Al Qaeda's initial assaults -- Al Qaeda aims at the American homeland -- From threat to threat -- The attack looms -- "The system was blinking red" -- Heroism and horror -- Wartime -- Foresight, and hindsight -- What to do? A global strategy -- How to do it? A different way of organizing the government
OCLC Number: 55992298
ISBN/ISSN: 0393326713