On Tuesday, September 11, 2001, Michael Benfante went to work on the eighty-first floor in the North Tower of the World Trade Center.
call number/section: FIC
Michael Benfante, hailed as a hero after helping carry a wheelchair-bound woman from the sixty-eighth floor of the North Tower of the World Trade Center on September 11, 2001, to the safety of a waiting ambulance, discusses his life in the days leading to the terrorist attack, the events of 9/11, and the emotional and psychological challenges he has faced since the tragedy.
call number/section: 921
subjects: benfante, michael, september 11 terrorist attacks, 2001, victims of terrorism, heroes, terrorism