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The Resource Longitudes and attitudes : exploring the world after September 11, Thomas L. Friedman

Longitudes and attitudes : exploring the world after September 11, Thomas L. Friedman

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Longitudes and attitudes : exploring the world after September 11
Title
Longitudes and attitudes
Title remainder
exploring the world after September 11
Statement of responsibility
Thomas L. Friedman
Title variation
Longitudes & attitudes
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Genre
Language
eng
Summary
America's leading observer of the international scene on the minute-by-minute events of September 11th, before, during and after As the Foreign Affairs columnist for the The New York Times, the author is in a unique position to interpret the world for American readers. Twice a week, his celebrated commentary provides the most trenchant, pithy, and illuminating perspective in journalism. This book contains the columns he has published about the most momentous news story of our time, as well as a diary of his experiences and reactions during this period of crisis. As the author writes, the book is "not meant to be a comprehensive study of September 11 and all the factors that went into it. Rather, my hope is that it will constitute a word album that captures and preserves the raw, unpolished, emotional and analytical responses that illustrate how I, and others, felt as we tried to grapple with September and its aftermath, as they were unfolding." Readers have repeatedly said that the author has expressed the essence of their own feelings, helping them not only by explaining who "they" are, but also by reassuring us about who "we" are. More than any other journalist writing, he gives voice to America's awakening sense of its role in a changed world
Summary
Collects the twice-weekly columns by the foreign affairs writer for the "New York Times" as published since September 11 to document the nation's emotional and analytical responses of the attacks and their aftermath
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New York Times Notable Book, 2002
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158359
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DLC
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Friedman, Thomas L
Dewey number
973.931
Index
no index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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True
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  • September 11 Terrorist Attacks, 2001
  • Terrorism
  • United States
  • United States
  • World politics
Target audience
adult
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exploring the world after September 11
Label
Longitudes and attitudes : exploring the world after September 11, Thomas L. Friedman
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Publication
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Includes bibliographical references
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volume
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nc
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rdacarrier
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text
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txt
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rdacontent
Control code
20696589
Dimensions
24cm
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
383 pages
Isbn
9780374190668
Lccn
2002074321
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
(DLC) 2002074321
Label
Longitudes and attitudes : exploring the world after September 11, Thomas L. Friedman
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
20696589
Dimensions
24cm
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
383 pages
Isbn
9780374190668
Lccn
2002074321
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
(DLC) 2002074321

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