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The Man Who Walked Between The Towers

author: Gerstein, Mordicai
Inspired by the true story of Philippe Petit, a young French aerialist, this animated adaptation of the Caldecott Medal-winning book brings to breathtaking life the excitement and suspense of his daring 1974 high wire walk between the two towers of the World Trade Center.
791.3
year: 2007
copies: 43
call number/section: 791.3
lexile: 480

One Nation

author: Life (new York, N.y. : 2001)
Collects photos from "Life" magazine chronicling the September 11 terrorist attacks and their aftermath, and includes portraits of firefighters, volunteers, and survivors, and articles on the events, individuals touched directly, and the reaction of Americans, far and wide, to the tragedy.
973.93
year: 2006
copies: 18
call number/section: 973.93
lexile:
subjects: september 11 terrorist attacks, 2001, terrorism, rescue work, world trade center (new york, n.y.) [X]

What Were The Twin Towers?

author: O'connor, Jim
Examines the true story of New York City's Twin Towers, how they came to be built, how they changed the New York skyline, and how they came to be destroyed by terrorists on Sept.
725
year: 2016
copies: 51
call number/section: 725
lexile: 890
subjects: skyscrapers, buildings, new york (n.y.), world trade center (new york, n.y.) [X]

The Red Bandanna

author: Rinaldi, Tom
Examines the life of Welles Crowther, a boy who grew up in Upper Nyack, New York and always had in his back pocket a red handkerchief his father had given him one Sunday before church.
920
year: 2018
copies: 48
call number/section: 920
lexile: 980

The Walk

author: Petit, Philippe
A high-wire artist traces his six years of planning and training to walk a wire between the towers of the nearly completed World Trade Center in 1974, describing the history-making realization of his goal.
FIC
year:
copies: 1
call number/section: FIC
lexile:
subjects: petit, philippe, aerialists, world trade center (new york, n.y.) [X]

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