American Experience

William Langewiesche, Journalist

Clip: Season 16 | 4m 47s

Journalist William Langewiesche tells the story of one 9/11 survivor. "When he woke up, he was on top of the pile, on top of a huge slab," says Langewiesche.

Aired: 09/07/04

Rating: NR

Problems Playing Video? | Closed Captioning

Corporate sponsorship for American Experience is provided by Liberty Mutual Insurance and Consumer Cellular. Major funding by the Alfred P. Sloan Foundation.

Sponsored By:

More Extras

See All Extras


See All Episodes
Women in American History


Women in American History

Women lead advancements in science, technology, politics, sports and activism—often fighting against inequity and opposition at every turn. In this collection, explore films, interviews, articles, image galleries and more for an in-depth look at notable female figures in American history.

Explore the Collection