||The 9/11 Commission report : final report of the National Commission on Terrorist Attacks upon the United States.
||National Commission on Terrorist Attacks upon the United States.
||0393326713; 9780393326710; 0393060411; 9780393060416
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 ;
Intelligence service--Evaluation ;
11 September 2001 ;
Internationaler Terrorismus ;
New York (NY)--World Trade Center ;
Qaida (Organization) ;
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||xviii, 567 pages : illustrations ; 21 cm
"Authorized edition." Includes bibliographical references.
"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. Final report of the National Commission on terrorist attacks upon the United States. The result of months of intensive investigations and inquiries by a specially appointed bipartisan panel. While the commission notes that future attacks are probably inevitable, a coordinated preventive effort along with a clear plan to respond with efficiency can offer Americans some hope in a post 9/11 world.