Before the One World Trade Center spire dominated the New York City skyline there were the Twin Towers. Every part of the city was a showcase for the towers. Osama bin Laden knew the importance of the towers and how they stood as a symbol of American success and prosperity. September 11, 2001 they became a target. Thousands died when the buildings collapsed. The new spire stands at 1776 feet as a statement of American resolve.
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The World Trade Center was a large complex of seven buildings in Lower Manhattan, Manhattan...
The World Trade Center was a large complex of seven buildings in Lower Manhattan, New York City...
For data on the WTC's origins, general history, social role, facilities, 9\11 deaths and it's...