eBook 9/11 Encyclopedia, 2nd Edition

  • Stephen E Atkins
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  • ISBN-10: 1598849220
  • ISBN-13: 9781598849226
  • DDC: 973.931
  • Grade Level Range: 9th Grade - College Senior
  • 872 Pages | eBook
  • Original Copyright 2011 | Published/Released February 2012
  • This publication's content originally published in print form: 2011
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Overview

This comprehensive collection of A-Z entries and primary source documents presents a thorough examination of all the individuals, groups, and events surrounding the 9/11 terrorist attacks.

Table of Contents

Front Cover.
Half Title Page.
Title Page.
Copyright Page.
Publisher's Note.
Contents.
List of Entries.
Preface.
1: The Impact of 9/11 on U.S. Foreign Policy.
2: The Impact of 9/11 on Presidential Power.
3: The Impact of 9/11 on U.S. Public Opinion.
4: Abdel Rahman, Sheikh Omar (1938–).
5: Able Danger.
6: Abouhalima, Mahmud (1959–).
7: African Embassy Bombings.
8: Alec Station.
9: Al Jazeera.
10: Al Qaeda.
11: Al-Quds Mosque.
12: American Airlines Flight 11.
13: American Airlines Flight 77.
14: American Society of Civil Engineers Report.
15: Anthrax Attacks.
16: Argenbright Security Company.
17: Atef, Mohammad (1944–2001).
18: Atta, Mohamed el-Amir Awad el-Sayed (1968–2001).
19: Azzam, Sheikh Abdullah Yussuf (1941–1989).
20: Bahaji, Said (1975–).
21: Bali Bombings.
22: Beamer, Todd Morgan (1968–2001).
23: Biggart, William (1947–2001).
24: Bin al-Shibh, Ramzi (1972–).
25: Bingham, Mark Kendall (1970–2001).
26: Bin Laden, Osama (1957–).
27: BOJINKA, Operation.
28: Bucca, Ronald (1954–2001).
29: Burlingame, Charles Frank, III (1949–2001).
30: Burnett, Thomas Edward (1963–2001).
31: Bush, George W. (1946–).
32: Bush Administration.
33: Bush Doctrine.
34: Cantor Fitzgerald.
35: Casualties of September 11.
36: Central Intelligence Agency.
37: Chomsky, Noam (1928–).
38: Churchill, Ward (1947–).
39: Clarke, Richard A. (1950–).
40: Cleanup Operations at Ground Zero.
41: Clinton Administration.
42: Conspiracy Theories.
43: Counterterrorism Center.
44: Dahl, Jason Matthew (1957–2001).
45: DCA.
46: Department of Design and Construction.
47: Department of Homeland Security.
48: Disaster Mortuary Operation Response Team.
49: Dog Rescue and Recovery Teams.
50: Downey, Ray Matthew (1937–2001).
51: Economic Impact of September 11.
52: ENDURING FREEDOM, Operation.
53: Fadl, Jamal al- (1963–).
54: Fahrenheit 9/11.
55: Families of Victims of September 11.
56: Family Assistance Center.
57: Family Steering Committee.
58: Federal Aviation Administration.
59: Federal Bureau of Investigation.
60: Federal Emergency Management Agency.
61: Feehan, William M. (1929–2001).
62: Fetzer, James H. (1940–).
63: Firefighter Riot on November 2, 2001.
64: Firefighters at Ground Zero.
65: Fire House 40/35.
66: Floyd, Nancy (1960–).
67: Foreign Intelligence Surveillance Act of 1978.
68: Freeh, Louis (1950–).
69: Fresh Kills Landfill.
70: Ganci, Peter J. (1946–2001).
71: Giuliani, Rudolph William Louis, III (1944–).
72: Giuliani Time (Documentary).
73: Glick, Jeremy (1970–2001).
74: Global War on Terror.
75: Goss, Porter J. (1938–).
76: Graham, Daniel Robert (1936–).
77: Griffin, David Ray (1939–).
78: Ground Zero Mosque Controversy.
79: Guantánamo Bay Detention Camp.
80: Hage, Wadih el- (1960–).
81: Hamburg Cell.
82: Hamburg Cell, The (TV Movie).
83: Hamdani, Mohammad Salman (1977–2001).
84: Hamilton, Lee H. (1931–).
85: Hanjour, Hani Saleh Husan (1972–2001).
86: Hazmi, Nawaf bin Muhammad Salim al- (1976–2001).
87: Health Effects of September 11.
88: Homer, LeRoy Wilton, Jr. (1965–2001).
89: Ielpi, Lee (1944–).
90: Immigration and Naturalization Services.
91: International Reactions to September 11.
92: Iraqi Freedom, Operation.
93: Jarrah, Ziad Samir (1975–2001).
94: Jersey Girls.
95: Joint Terrorism Task Force.
96: Jones, Steven E. (1949–).
97: Judge, Mychal (1933–2001).
98: Justification for the September 11 Suicide Mission.
99: Kean, Thomas Howard (1935–).
100: Kerik, Bernard Bailey (1955–).
101: Kifah Refugee Center, al-.
102: Kuala Lumpur Meeting.
103: Levin, Neil David (1955–2001).
104: Lewin, Daniel M. (1970–2001).
105: London Underground Bombings.
106: Madrid Bombings.
107: Marrs, Jim (1943–).
108: Mazza, Kathy (1955–2001).
109: Merino, Yamel (1976–2001).
110: Meyssan, Thierry (1957–).
111: Mihdhar, Khalid al- (1975–2001).
112: Millennium Plots.
113: Mohamed, Ali Abdel Saoud (1952–).
114: Mohammed, Khalid Sheikh (1965–).
115: Motassadeq, Mounir el- (1974–).
116: Moussaoui, Zacarias (1968–).
117: Murad, Abdul Hakim Ali Hashim (1968–).
118: National Commission on Terrorist Attacks Upon the United States.
119: National Security Agency.
120: Naudet Documentary on 9/11.
121: New York City Landmarks Bombing Conspiracy.
122: New York City Police Department.
123: Nineteen Martyrs.
124: North American Aerospace Defense Command.
125: Nosair, El Sayyid (1955–).
126: Occupational Safety and Health Agency.
127: Office of Emergency Management.
128: Ogonowski, John (1951–2001).
129: Olson, Barbara (1955–2001).
130: O'Neill, John (1952–2001).
131: One World Trade Center.
132: Ong, Betty Ann (1956–2001).
133: Path to 9/11, The (TV Miniseries).
134: Pavel Hlava Video.
135: Pentagon Attack.
136: Phoenix Memo.
137: Pilot Training for September 11.
138: Port Authority of New York and New Jersey.
139: Predator.
140: Reid, Richard Colvin (1973–).
141: Rendition.
142: Rescorla, Cyril Richard (1939–2001).
143: Ressam, Ahmed (1967–).
144: Rowley, Coleen (1954–).
145: Samit, Harry (?-).
146: Saracini, Victor J. (1950–2001).
147: Scheuer, Michael (1952?–).
148: Scholars for 9/11 Truth and Scholars for 9/11 Truth and Justice.
149: Senate Select Committee on Intelligence and the House Permanent Select Committee on Intelligence Joint Inquiry into the Terrorist Attacks of September 11.
150: September 11 Terrorist Trial Controversy.
151: Shehhi, Marwan Yousef Muhammed Rashid Lekrab al- (1978–2001).
152: Smith, Moira (1963–2001).
153: Swift Project.
154: Taliban.
155: Tenet, George (1953–).
156: Times Square Bombing Attempt.
157: TIPOFF.
158: Transportation Security Administration.
159: United Airlines Flight 93.
160: United Airlines Flight 175.
161: United 93 (Film).
162: USA PATRIOT Act.
163: Victims' Compensation Fund.
164: Von Essen, Thomas (1945–).
165: Wag the Dog (Movie).
166: Wall, The.
167: Weldon, Curtis (1947–).
168: World Trade Center.
169: World Trade Center, September 11.
170: World Trade Center (Movie).
171: World Trade Center Bombing (1993).
172: Yousef, Ramzi Ahmed (1968–).
173: Zadroga, James (1972–2006).
174: Zammar, Muhammad Heydar (1961–).
175: Zawahiri, Ayman al- (1951–).
176: Zubaydah, Abu (1971–).
Chronology of Events Surrounding 9/11.
Annotated Bibliography.
Guide to Related Topics.
Half Title Page.
Title Page.
List of Primary Documents.
1: Documents.
2: 1. Letter Justifying the Bombing of the World Trade Center (February 7, 1993).
3: 2. Samuel P. Huntington's “The Clash of Civilizations?” (1993).
4: 3. Osama bin Laden's Declaration of Jihad (August 23, 1996).
5: 4. Declaration of the World Islamic Front (February 23, 1998).
6: 5. Communiqué of the World Islamic Front.
7: 6. Al Qaeda Training Camps in Afghanistan in 2000 Introduction.
8: 7. Al Qaeda's Instructions for Living in the Western World While on a Mission.
9: 8. Physical Fitness Requirements of the Mujahideen of Al Qaeda on the Arabian Peninsula (ca. 2001–2003).
10: 9. “Martyr's Blood” Introduction.
11: 10. Memorandum from Richard A. Clarke for Condoleezza Rice Informing Her about the Al Qaeda Network (January 25, 2001).
12: 11. Letter from Brian F. Sullivan, Retired FAA Special Agent, to U.S. Senator John Kerry (May 7, 2001).
13: 12. Letter from Michael Canavan, Associate Administrator for Civil Aviation Security, to FAA Federal Security Managers (May 30, 2001).
14: 13. Presidential Daily Briefing (August 6, 2001).
15: 14. Brian Sullivan's E-mail to Michael Canavan, FAA Associate Administrator for Civil Aviation Security, about Aviation Security (August 16, 2001).
16: 15. Mohamed Atta's Letter of Advice for Hijackers (September 2001).
17: 16. Oral Testimony from Survivors of the World Trade Center Attack.
18: 17. Eyewitness Account of the Pentagon Attack Introduction.
19: 18. Account of Events on United Airlines Flight 93.
20: 19. Dog Handlers at Ground Zero.
21: 20. President George W. Bush's Address to the Nation (September 11, 2001).
22: 21. EPA's Press Release (September 13, 2001).
23: 22. President George W. Bush's “Justice Will Be Done” Speech before a Joint Session of Congress (September 20, 2001).
24: 23. Interview with Mullah Omar Muhammad (September 21, 2001).
25: 24. Hezbollah Secretary-General Sayyed Hassan Nasrallah's Speech Responding to the Terrorist Attacks of September 11 (September 28, 2001).
26: 25. Statements by FEMA on Its Response to September 11 before the U.S. Senate's Committee on Environment and Public Works (October 16, 2001).
27: 26. USA PATRIOT Act (October 26, 2001).
28: 27. Dawn Interview with Osama bin Laden (November 10, 2001).
29: 28. Opinion Polls around the World Following the September 11 Attacks (December 19, 2001).
30: 29. Osama bin Laden's Homage to the 19 Students (December 26, 2001).
31: 30. White House Declaration on the Humane Treatment of Al Qaeda and Taliban Detainees (February 7, 2002).
32: 31. Testimony of Dr. W. Gene Corley on Behalf of the American Society of Civil Engineers before the Subcommittee on Environment, Technology and Standards and Subcommittee on Research of the U.S. House of Representatives Committee on Science (May 1, 2002).
33: 32. Statement by Eleanor Hill of the Joint Inquiry Staff regarding U.S. Intelligence on the Possible Terrorist Use of Airplanes (September 18, 2002).
34: 33. Report by Eleanor Hill of the Joint Inquiry Staff on the Intelligence Community's Knowledge of the September 11 Hijackers Prior to September 11, 2001 (September 20, 2002).
35: 34. Statement of a Special Agent of the FBI (September 20, 2002).
36: 35. Report by Eleanor Hill of the Joint Inquiry Staff on the FBI's Handling of the Phoenix Electronic Communication (September 24, 2002).
37: 36. Report by Eleanor Hill of the Joint Inquiry Staff on the FBI Investigation of Zacarias Moussaoui (September 24, 2002).
38: 37. Homeland Security Act (November 2002).
39: 38. Osama bin Laden's “Letter to the American People” (November 2002).
40: 39. “A Strike at Europe's Heart,” Time (March 14, 2004).
41: 40. Testimony of Richard A. Clarke before the National Commission on Terrorist Attacks Upon the United States (March 24, 2004).
42: 41. Executive Summary of the Final Report of the National Commission on Terrorist Attacks Upon the United States (July 2004).
43: 42. Testimony of Mary Fetchet, Founding Director of the Voices of September 11th, on the Need for Reform before the Senate's Committee on Government Affairs (August 17, 2004).
44: 43. Assessment of the FBI on Pre-9/11 Intelligence (August 18, 2004).
45: 44. Testimony by Lee Hamilton, Vice Chairman of the National Commission on Terrorist Attacks Upon the United States, before the House of Representatives' Financial Services Committee (August 22, 2004).
46: 45. The Aviation Security System and the 9/11 Attacks (2004).
47: 46. Letter from Brian F. Sullivan to Thomas Kean, Chairman of the National Commission on Terrorist Attacks Upon the United States (2004).
48: 47. Comments of Representative Maxine Waters on Saudi Financial Support for Al Qaeda before the House of Representatives' Financial Services Committee (August 22, 2004).
49: 48. Ward Churchill's “‘Some People Push Back’: On the Justice of Roosting Chickens” Essay (September 11, 2001).
50: 49. British Prime Minister Tony Blair's Speech on the London Bombings (July 16, 2005).
51: 50. Representative Curt Weldon's Testimony about Able Danger (September 20, 2005).
52: 51. Selected Excerpts from the Testimony of FBI Agent Harry Samit in the Zacarias Moussaoui Trial (March 9, 2006).
53: 52. Testimony of the American Red Cross before the Management, Integration, and Oversight Subcommittee of the House Homeland Security (July 12, 2006).
54: 53. Port Authority of New York and New Jersey Press Release on the Construction of the One World Trade Center Building (December 19, 2006).
55: 54. Confession of Khalid Sheikh Mohammed at the Combatant Status Review Tribunal at Guantánamo Bay Detention Camp (March 10, 2007).
56: 55. Iranian President Mahmoud Ahmadinejad's Speech before the United Nations (September 23, 2010).
57: 56. James Zadroga 9/11 Health and Compensation Act (2010).
Index.