September 2002

September 11, 2001

The Library offers new titles related to the events of last September. Check the list below for those of interest to you and contact your local library to locate a copy.

The Event

New York September 11
974.71044 fN532 2001
974.71044 qN567 2001
Before & After: Stories From New York
by Thomas Beller
974.71044 B415 2002
9-11: Terror in America
by David Bresnahan
974.71044 B842 2001
The September 11 Photo Project
by Michael Feldschuh
974.71044 fF312 2002
by Halberstam
363.730974 N532Zh 2002
Love, Greg & Lauren
by Greg Manning
362.19711 M283Zm 2002
Faces of Ground Zero: Portraits of the Heroes of September 11, 2001
by Joe McNally
974.71044 qM169 2002
A Nation Challenged: A Visual History of 9/11 and Its Aftermath
by Howell Raines
973.931 fN277 2002
Report From Ground Zero: The Story of Rescue Efforts at the World Trade Center
by Dennis Smith
974.71044 S645 2002
Inside 9-11: What Really Happened
by Spiegel
973.931 S755eE 2002

Remembrance and Reflection

From the Ashes: A Spiritual Response to the Attack on America
242.4 F931 2001
In the Line of Duty: A Tribute to New York’s Finest and Bravest
974.71044 qI35 2001
One Nation: America Remembers September 11, 2001
974.71044 qO58 2001
The World Trade Center Remembered
by Sonja Bullaty
725.230974 fB935 2001
God’s Grace from Ground Zero: Seeking God’s Heart for the Future of Our World
by Jim Cymbala
248.86 C996 2001
Beauty for Ashes: Spiritual Reflections on the Attack on America
by John Farina
303.625 B384 2001
The Cross at Ground Zero
by Benedict J. Groeschel
231.8 G874 2001
The World Trade Center: A Tribute
by Bill Harris
974.710222 qW927Zh 2001


Terrorism, Asymmetric Warfare and Weapons of Mass Destruction: Defending the U.S. Homeland
by Anthony H. Cordesman
355.033073 C794 2002
Terrorism: Opposing Viewpoints
by Laura K. Egendorf
363.32 T3284 1999
The New Face of Terrorism: Threats from Weapons of Mass Destruction
by Nadine Gurr
322.42 G981 2000
Terrorism and Weapons of Mass Destruction: An Analysis of Trends and Motivations
by Bruce Hoffman
363.32 qH699 1999
The Taliban: War and Religion in Afghanistan
by Peter Marsden
320.530958 M364 2002
Living Terrors: What America Needs to Know to Survive the Coming Bioterrorist Catastrophe
by Michael T. Osterholm
358.38 O85 2000
Terrorism and U.S. Foreign Policy
by Paul R. Pillar
327.73 P641 2001
Taliban: Militant Islam, Oil, and Fundamentalism in Central Asia
by Ahmed Rashid
320.530958 R224 2000
Striking Terror: America’s New War
by Philip C. Wilcox
363.32 S917 2002
Terrorism and War
by Howard Zinn
355.020904 Z78 2002

Political Analysis

How Did This Happen: Terrorism and the New War
973.931 H847 2001
Keeping the Edge: Managing Defense for the Future
355.033573 K26 2001
by Noam Chomsky
303.625 C548 2001
Preparing the U.S. Army for Homeland Security: Concepts, Issues, and Options
by Eric V. Larson
355.033273 U58ZL 2001
Protecting the American Homeland: Preliminary Analysis
by Michael E. O’Hanlon
363.320973 P967 2002

Books for Teens

9-11 Emergency Relief
973.0931 qN714 2002
The Attack on America: September 11, 2001
973.931 A883 2002
Osama bin Laden: A War Against the West
by Elaine Landau
958.104609 B612zl 2002

Books for Children

Children’s Prayers for America: Young People of Many Faiths Share Their Hopes for Our Nation
j242.82 C536 2001
The Breadwinner
by Deborah Ellis
Osama Bin Laden
by Nancy Louis
j958.1046092 qB613Zl 2002
September 11, 2001
by Nancy M. Poffenberger
j973.931 qP745 2002
September 11, 2001: The Day That Changed America
by Jill C. Wheeler
j973.931 qW563 2002

Audiovisual Material

In Search of Bin Laden
VHS 12669
Looking for Answers
VHS 12688
The 11th of September: Moyers in Conversation
VHS 12893
The Concert for New York City
VHS 12919
The World Trade Center
VHS 12793
Voices of Dissent as America Fights Back
VHS 13224
Watch What You Say
VHS 12890

For More Information…

Additional library materials can be located with the Library Catalog by using these subject headings:

  • Disasters—New York (State)—New York
  • Firefighters—New York (State)—New York
  • Islamic fundamentalism—Afghanistan
  • National Security—United States
  • Rescue Work—New York (State)—New York
  • September 11 Terrorist Attacks, 2001
  • Taliban—Afghanistan
  • Terrorism
  • Terrorism—New York (State)—New York
  • Terrorism—United States—Prevention
  • United States—Foreign Relations—20th century
  • World Trade Center (New York, N.Y.)