Behind the scenes of the George W. Bush presidency

Photographs by Eric Draper from Front Row Seat: A Photographic Portrait of the Presidency of George W. Bush.

Standing on top of a crumpled fire truck with retired New York City firefighter Bob Beckwith, President George W. Bush rallies firefighters and rescue workers Friday, Sept. 14, 2001, during an impromptu speech at the site of the collapsed World Trade Center towers in New York City. "I can hear you," President Bush said. "The rest of the world hears you. And the people who knocked these buildings down will hear all of us soon."  Photographs by Eric Draper from Front Row Seat: A Photographic Portrait of the Presidency of George W. Bush(Copyright © 2013). For more information visit www.utexaspress.com

Standing on top of a crumpled fire truck with retired New York City firefighter Bob Beckwith, President George W. Bush rallies firefighters and rescue workers Friday, Sept. 14, 2001, during an impromptu speech at the site of the collapsed World Trade Center towers in New York City. "I can hear you," President Bush said. "The rest of the world hears you. And the people who knocked these buildings down will hear all of us soon." Photographs by Eric Draper from Front Row Seat: A Photographic Portrait of the Presidency of George W. Bush(Copyright © 2013). For more information visit www.utexaspress.com

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