Interview with Harvey Eisner, Author of the WTC: In Their Own Words Book
August 8th, 2011
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Firehouse.com Editor-in-Chief Peter Matthews talks with Harvey Eisner, who authored the new book WTC: In Their Own Words, which takes an in-depth look at FDNY firefighters who responded to the World Trade Center on Sept. 11 and the months following the tragic terrorist attack.
Eisner, a life-long friend of the FDNY, talks about the background of the book, which was released for the 10th anniversary of the Sept. 11 attacks.
WTC: In Their Own Words contains more than 90 interviews of responders from the first alarm, through the recovery operations. You'll read stories of firefighter's who ran from the collapsing 110-story buildings, searched the rubble and rebuilt the department.
Listen as Eisner shares some of his most memorable interviews and reflects on those who were killed on Sept. 11, including many of his longtime friends