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...h the government did underestimate the possibility of an attack they did not themselves commit the crime or know about before it happened. In the book by the people who wrote the Der Spiegel magazine it examines the entire timeline of 9/11 and the book shows that the new director for the FBI was only on the job for six days before the towers went down and that the FBI was rushing to start an investigation. This source also documents the exact time that the names of the terrorist were discovered and it was on the same day as the attacks. This source is very precise in documenting the time of the events and by doing so it is able to show the perspective of external attack and not an internal one. Evidence of this perspective is also seen in how it discusses the investigation after 9/11 happened and how the investigation leads to seeing the event as an external one.
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