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    In 1939, New York held the World’s Fair. For those that do not know The World’s Fair is “an international exposition featuring exhibits and participants from all over the world” (World Fair). The New York World’s Fair had an exhibition entitled the “World Trade Center” which was “dedicated to the concept of ‘world peace through trade’” (Remembering 9/11). Winthrop W. Aldrich decided to explore the idea of turning this exhibit into a reality, but soon abandon his plans, after wide spread criticism (Remembering 9/11). However, s generation later, David Rockefeller, Winthrop’s nephew and grandson of John Rockefeller, made the decision to resuscitate the idea of the World Trade Center and finally realized his uncle’s dream (Remembering 9/11). In “February 1967, construction” of the World Trade Center began (Remembering 9/11). However, there were many critics of this massive building, including Lawrence Wien, who “ran an ad in The New York Times on May 1968 predicting that a commercial airliner was likely to fly into the towers” (Remembering 9/11). This prediction was based on the premise that a plane would be unable to navigate around these tremendously…

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    The World Trade Center was a hub for economic growth and power until September 11th, 2001. The terror attack on September 11th was an event that no American will ever forget. For those involved the attack it is more than a memory. The attack on the World Trade Center caused respiratory illness and post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD) in people that were involved in the attack as well those who assisted in rescue and clean up. The World Trade Center (WTC) was located on the lower side of…

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    September 9, 2001, was a day filled with despair and misery for all New Yorkers and the rest of the world we lost an iconic landmark, The World Trade Center as well many good people including fire fighters, police officers, and World Trade employees. Today we have a chance to say goodbye again to all of which was lost on 9/11. I remember when I was younger traveling to the city, on the Staten Island Ferry with my farther every weekend ready for a fun filled adventure in Manhattan. I always…

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    The World Trade Center Memorial commemorates the September 11, 2001,attacks and the bombing that occurred at the World Trade Center in 1993. The memorial can be found at the former location of the Twin Towers in New York. These fountains that rest in the footprints of the towers are a powerful reminders of our nations history and all the lives that were lost that day. This memorial is ultimately successful because it evokes emotion whether that be sadness or possibly a feeling of serenity or…

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    matter is the United States was unprepared and thus, this paper will discuss and analyze the response between the World Trade Center attack, as well as the attack on the Pentagon. When the attack on the World Trade Center occurred, the emergency response of New York firefighters, the New York Police Department, and countless others was the largest response to ever occur in the history of the United States.…

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    The World Trade Center Attack On September 11, 2001 a world changing event occurred. A group of terrorist attacked the World Trade Center and crashed two planes into the towers. The terrorist hijacked two planes and crashed into the North and South Tower leaving a giant fire and making the towers collapse. Many people died and it changed people's lives. The 9/11 attacks were a devastating part of time. The Terrorist Attackers During the 9/11 attacks there were many terrorist who made…

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    As a firefighter I had insight, but it was still hard to get information because the government was trying to keep things hidden. That's when I started to question things. I found out that three buildings had fallen at the World Trade Center site. The North Tower, The South Tower, and building number seven. I was confused because building number seven had not been directly hit and I didn’t think the that the debris damage would have caused the building to fall. I also saw how the North and South…

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    It was a bright sunny day outside my office in the World Trade Center. Getting my work done glancing at stock writing reports, you know the usual. I had my formal attire on today and my hair well done. It was my job as the chief of staff to take care of such things to get the economy balanced and get the most out of my employees. Everything was going swell that is what I thought until 8:50, when someone yelled, “PLANE!” Everything went still at that moment. It felt like time was slowing down,…

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    It was a bright sunny day outside my office in the World Trade Center. Getting my work done glancing at stock writing reports, you know the usual. I had my formal attire on today and my hair well done. It was my job as the chief of staff to take care of such things to get the economy balanced and get the most out of my employees. Everything was going swell that is what I thought until 8:50, when someone yelled, “PLANE!” Everything went still at that moment. It felt like time was slowing down,…

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    Do you remember the World Trade Center bombing of 1993? People thought for a long time that the government was behind the 1993 bombing. Then 2001 attack happened, people forgot about the 1993 bombing. Let’s see how this bombing was planned out and see if the 2001 attack was by the same terrorists group. The terrorist had this attack panned out for a long time. They had blue prints of the World Trade Center. So they knew where to park the van, where it would affect the most people.…

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