102 minutes: the untold story of the fight to survive inside the Twin Towers / Jim Dwyer and Kevin Flynn.
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- ISBN: 9780060834685 (sound recording : hoopla Audio Book)
- ISBN: 0060834684 (sound recording : hoopla Audio Book)
- Physical Description: 1 online resource (1 audio file (5hr., 58 min.)) : digital
- Edition: Abridged.
- Publisher: [United States] : Harper Collins Publishers : 2005.
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Read by Ron McLarty.
The dramatic and moving account of the struggle for life inside the World Trade Center on the morning of September 11, when every minute counted. At 8:46 AM on September 11, 2001, 14,000 people were inside the twin towers -- reading e-mails, making trades, eating croissants at Windows on the World. Over the next 102 minutes, each would become part of a drama for the ages, one witnessed only by the people who lived it -- until now. New York Times reporters Jim Dwyer and Kevin Flynn rely on hundreds of interviews; thousands of pages of oral histories; and phone, e-mail, and emergency radio transcripts. They cross a bridge of voices to go inside the infernos, seeing cataclysm and heroism, one person at a time, to tell the affecting, authoritative saga of the men and women -- the 12,000 who escaped and the 2,749 who perished -- who made 102 minutes count as never before. Read by Ron McLarty.
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