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Without precedent : the inside story of the 9/11 Commission / Thomas H. Kean and Lee H. Hamilton, with Benjamin Rhodes.

Author/Creator:
Kean, Thomas H.
Publication:
New York : Alfred A. Knopf, 2006.
Format/Description:
Book
370 p. ; 25 cm.
Edition:
1st ed.
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Subjects:
National Commission on Terrorist Attacks upon the United States.
September 11 Terrorist Attacks, 2001.
Terrorism -- Government policy -- United States.
National security -- United States.
Intelligence service -- United States.
Terrorism investigation -- United States.
Governmental investigations -- United States.
Contents:
Kean: September 11, 2001
Hamilton: September 11, 2001
Set up to fail: approaching an impossible task
A start-up: setting up on a shoestring
Cooperate or confront? : what to ask for and how to get it
Finding the facts: negotiations, subpoenas, and more negotiations
Getting the story: from field officers to cabinet offices, distant lands to detainees
Finding a voice: public hearings and time pressure
The perfect storm: a book, a charge, and an apology
A remarkable day: Condoleeza Rice in public, Bill Clinton in private
Becoming a target: the Commission comes together
The trauma of New York: treading delicately in a wounded city
The enemy: Al Quaeda, the 9/11 plot, and the question of Iraq
The story in the sky: conspiracy theories and correcting a record
Many voices: drafting a report, debating recommendations
Unanimous: rolling out a report
Looking back to look forward
The report card
9/11 Commission timeline.
Notes:
Includes index.
Contributor:
Hamilton, Lee.
Rhodes, Ben, 1977-
ISBN:
0307263770 (hardcover)
OCLC:
62133831
Publisher Number:
9780307263773