Even before the fires were extinguished at the World Trade
Center and the Pentagon, conspiracy theories began flooding the Internet. A
few quickly spilled out of Web sites and were widely circulated by e-mail
before fading into oblivion. One, however, has taken on a life of its own in
France. It was turned into a book that has become the publishing sensation
of the spring.
In the book, “L’Effroyable Imposture,” or “The Horrifying Fraud,” Thierry
Meyssan challenges the entire official version of the Sept. 11 attacks.