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Battle for Ground ZeroIn the aftermath of 911 Americans came together in a way not seen for a generation pledging unity to rebuild after the horrific loss of the Twin Towers People were signing up to go to war; rescue workers were laboring to clear rubble But instead of becoming a rallying symbol in the fight against terrorism Ground Zero has been plagued by intense conflict and controversy from the very start Battle for Ground Zero goes behind the scenes of thi. Coming from the 911 Memorial yesterday with this text on my to read list for ages I wanted to revisit aspects of Ground Zero amid countless interactions with this site over the past 15 years Having the reveal of the behind the scenes conflicts of planning renovations design and did in fact add to the information I had been lucky enough to obtain already Nothing nothing beats the day spent here I realized after visiting the Memorial and Museum but this look into what many did not realize was occurring is eye opening to the whole planning and implementation process for sure I also definitely agreed with the summation of the process involving democracy while not a perfect process the best process despite the snags that often occur Overall a very informative and seemingly unbias approach to the process behind the scenes of the Ground Zero site

FREE DOWNLOAD Battle for Ground Zero

FREE DOWNLOAD Ó Battle for Ground Zero ✓ In the aftermath of 911 Americans came together in a way not seen for a generation pledging unity to rebuild after the horrific loss of the Twin Towers People were signing up to go to war; rescue workers were laboring to clear rubble But instead of becoming a rallying symbol in the fight against terrGovernor Pataki Here she provides a warts and all look at this pivotal decade from the bitter feuding between city officials and victims' families to the endless controversy over the memorial design to the fraught tenth anniversary against a still unfinished building Publishing just as the memorial is finally completed Battle for Ground Zero is an exhaustively researched reminder of how long it took to put a brave face on the horror of 911. A must read for the many of us who just loosely followed along the controversies and stops and starts of the ground zero redevelopment The balance between memorial and redevelopment at times was far from reconciled This documents all sides of a story at the heart of America

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S fight to rebuild revealing how grieving families commercial interests and politicking bureaucrats clashed at every step of the way confounding progress and infuriating the public Since the fall of 2001 author Elizabeth Greenspan has been documenting the drama conducting interviews with neighborhood residents architects officials rescue workers and victims' relatives as well as key New York players like uber developer Larry Silverstein and. This was a free book from the Goodreads First Reads giveaway Overall the author does a good job taking all the differing positions on the development of the post 911 World Trade Center site and melding them into one complex and political story with all the bumps delays and detours along the way Well written and fairly thorough Though I have never been to NYC much less to the WTC site I like many others remember where I was and what I was doing when the planes hit and the buildings fell