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Title From memory to memorial : Shanksville, America, and Flight 93 / J. William Thompson.
Imprint University Park, Pennsylvania : The Pennsylvania State University Press, [2017]


 Main Stacks  HV6432.7 .T558 2017    AVAILABLE
Description xv, 181 pages : illustrations, maps ; 24 cm
Note "A Keystone book."
Bibliog. Includes bibliographical references (pages 167-174) and index.
Subject United Airlines Flight 93 Hijacking Incident (2001)
United Airlines Flight 93 Hijacking Incident, 2001.
Flight 93 National Memorial (Pa.) -- History.
Shanksville (Pa.) -- History.
Pennsylvania -- Flight 93 National Memorial.
Pennsylvania -- Shanksville.
Genre History.
Contents The day the sky fell down -- It takes a village -- This harvest of sorrow -- If memories could heal -- In search of the "one brilliant idea" -- The many faces of memory -- Memorial, interrupted -- The Shanksville redemption.
Summary "Explores the aftermath of 9/11 in Shanksville, Pennsylvania. Describes how the local community remembered the event and how it was affected by national media attention. Follows the creation of the national memorial built at the site to honor those aboard Flight 93"--Provided by publisher.