With an Introduction by Rudolph Guiliani During our nation s most trying times, it has been Life that has provided the images that help us understand, remember, and in the process, renew Now the editors of Life have assembled a moving, brilliantly illustrated account of tragedy and triumph This is about firemen going in amidst the rubble, but it is also about a Frenchman in Paris holding up a sign that says, We are all Americans This is about our leaders taking charge, but it is also about schoolchildren in Iowa hanging an American flag on a tree in their backyard Beginning with the history of lower Manhattan, the book explains what happened on September , profiles many of the heroes, victims and rescuers fireman, police, doctors, and rescue dogs among them , and paints an inspiring portrait if a nation and world coming together in sadness, pride and resolveThe book is than photographs Explanatory text runs throughout, and the book also includes a selection of original essays about America and September , written by such notables as Maya Angelou, Thomas Keneally Schindler s List , Stephen Ambrose, Melissa Fay Greene The Temple Bombing , Andrei Codrescu, Gordon Parks, Doug Stanton In Harm s Way , Bob Greene Duty , James Bradley Flags of Our Fathers , and others Ten percent of the cover price of this book will be donated to theSeptember th Fund of the New York Community Trust and the United Way ofNew York City The purpose of this fund is to help address the immediateand longer term needs of victims, their families, and communities affectedby the events of September , One Nation by LIFE Magazine is a book about the events of 9 11, 2001 It tells the stories of many different people through pictures and words It is very interesting, because it shows how little people actually knew about the attacks when this book was published in 2001 One of the facts stated was that about 5000 people died in the attacks Later information put the estimates around 2700 The book not only tells about the attacks in New York, but also of the ones in Pennsylvania and Washington One Nation by LIFE Magazine is a book about the events of 9 11, 2001 It tells the stories of many different people through pictures and words It is very interesting, because it shows how little people actually knew about the attacks when this book was published in 2001 One of the facts stated was that about 5000 people died in the attacks Later information put the estimates around 2700 The book not only tells about the attacks in New York, but also of the ones in Pennsylvania and Washington, D.C It is really amazing to see how little people knew at the time Evenstunning is the fact that people believed all of the information so much that they published a book about it, stating the incorrect information as fact This book is a veritable time machine Touching with words and pictures, One Nation really shows how people tried their best to help out directly following the attacks The individual stories are especially heart wrenching The fact that people helped out total strangers some losing their lives in the progress made the significance of the terrorism all theimportant The attacks of 9 11 shocked and frightened the nation, but brought people closer, so that they could stand and fight against the enemy.I feel that people should read this book because it makes peopleaware of the shortcomings in this world and the bravery While some people were so fanatic that they decided to blow up buildings, others risked their lives to save the lives of many The passengers on Flight 93 dared to wrench the controls of their plane from the hands of the terrorists, and maybe saved the White House because of their heroic deeds This is the only 9 11 book everyone should read..IMO.A beautiful tribute to all..firefighters, police officers, emergency rescue teams, military, K 9 rescue dogs and their handlers, Priests, Flight 93 Passengers, Flight Attendants on all 4 planes, doctors, surgeons, Red Cross, teachers in the childcare centers of the buildings hit, restaurant owners giving out food to those involved in the recovery effort and last but certainly not least All American and non American Volunteers. I have the book LIFE One Nation America Remembers September 11, 2001 that was published 10 years ago, and I was so moved and touched by the section Faces of Ground Zero that I just had to get this edition where they caught up with some of the same people 10 years later After reading this edition with Faces of Ground Zero 2011 I was happy to see some of those faces with less shock, pain and sadness in their eyes Though these people are still sad over the loss they experienced it s good to I have the book LIFE One Nation America Remembers September 11, 2001 that was published 10 years ago, and I was so moved and touched by the section Faces of Ground Zero that I just had to get this edition where they caught up with some of the same people 10 years later After reading this edition with Faces of Ground Zero 2011 I was happy to see some of those faces with less shock, pain and sadness in their eyes Though these people are still sad over the loss they experienced it s good to see that overall they are doing well and surviving I was especially glad to see that Joanne Foley Gross had a beautiful smile to show since her photo 10 years before was so heart stricken her photo taken in 2011 is enough of a reason to own this book.Besides the newer section Faces of Ground Zero 2011 this book also includes a new foreword by Tom Brokaw, the speech the President gave on the death of Bin Laden and a photo of the Survivor Tree Other then a few page layout changes and the new sections listed above this edition has the same content as the first book 10 years ago But even if you own that book, this one is still worth buying 9 11 11 10 years later we have not forgotten and we will never forget I bought this book when it came out in 2001 and though I looked at the pictures at the time I never read the words Now 10 years later to the day and I decided to read the book cover to cover While reading it I couldn t help but notice the first edition of this book the one I have lists the dead at at least 5,000 It reminds me that even three months after the attack the true number of those lost was still not known for sure.This book is a moving tribute and reminder to the events of 9 11 Ev I bought this book when it came out in 2001 and though I looked at the pictures at the time I never read the words Now 10 years later to the day and I decided to read the book cover to cover While reading it I couldn t help but notice the first edition of this book the one I have lists the dead at at least 5,000 It reminds me that even three months after the attack the true number of those lost was still not known for sure.This book is a moving tribute and reminder to the events of 9 11 Every home in America should own this book or one like it to show future generations so 9 11 will never be forgotten and both the large and small stories events of that day will be passed on.9 11 01 Never forget