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Book:Firefight : inside the battle to save the Pentagon on 9/11 / Patrick Creed, Rick Newman.:c2008.:1st ed. Book Firefight : inside the battle to save the Pentagon on 9/11 / Patrick Creed, Rick Newman.
Firefight : inside the battle to save the Pentagon on 9/11 / Patrick Creed, Rick Newman.
Author: Creed, Patrick
Associated Name: Newman, Rick, 1965-
Publication year: c2008.
Language: English
Call Number HV6432.7 .C74 2008 ; HV6432.7 .C62 2008
Media class: Book
Edition: 1st ed.
Publisher: New York : Presidio Press/Ballantine Books
ISBN: 9780891419051 0891419055
Extent: xviii, 486 p., [16] p. of plates : ill., maps ; 25 cm.
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"Amid all the stories of tragedy and heroism on September 11, there is one tale that has yet to be told-- the gripping account of ordinary men and women braving the inferno at the Pentagon to rescue friends and co-workers, save the nation's military headquarters, and defend their country"--Dust jacket.
The towers -- AA 77 -- 0.8 seconds -- "Bump it to a third" -- Just like Vietnam -- "This is gonna suck" -- "Send nobody inside" -- Fourth door on the left -- Evacuate? -- Hellhole -- Cigarette break -- Spectators -- Helo ride -- 1,000 degrees -- Retreat -- Untenable -- The NMCC -- The FBI -- Everybody out of the pool -- Making the team -- Rookie mistake -- "Daddy's there" -- Trench cuts -- Sensitive missions -- Open for business -- Home for dinner -- Night ops -- Planting a flag -- Beer run -- Ladder 16 -- Explain this -- "We can't let them win now" -- The widowmaker -- The tiller cab -- Stress management -- The eagle scouts -- Low tide -- The Navy command center -- Twelve victims -- Flare-up -- "A great find" -- The jaws of life -- Traffic -- The T-Rex -- The VIPs -- A ceremony.

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