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The Story of the Statue of Liberty

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Synopses & Reviews

Publisher Comments:

The Statue of Liberty has welcomed millions of immigrants to America since 1886. But her story really began 15 years earlier, when the French sculptor Frederic Bartholdi visited New York to plan the statue he would later present to the American people as a gift from France. "Outstanding. The exceptional drawings are visually delightful. A striking book".--"School Library Journal", starred review. Full-color illustrations.

Synopsis:

"Written for the youngest audience...the text is very simple yet manages to convey all the major events in Liberty's creation....The full-color watercolors show amazing detail and are extremely rich."--Horn Book.

About the Author

Betsy Maestro is the author of the "American Story" series, illustrated by her husband, Giulio. She has also written several other non-fiction picture books, including the Let's-Read-And-Find-Out science books How Do Apples Grow? and Why Do Leaves Change Color? The Maestros live in Old Lyme, Connecticut.

Product Details

ISBN:
9780688087463
Author:
Maestro, Giulio
Author:
Maestro, Giulio
Author:
Maestro, Betsy
Author:
by Betsy Maestro and Giulio Maestro
Publisher:
HarperCollins
Location:
New York :
Subject:
General
Subject:
Juvenile literature
Subject:
History - United States/General
Subject:
Children's 4-8 - History - General
Subject:
New York
Subject:
Statues
Subject:
Statue of liberty (new york, n.y.)
Subject:
National monuments
Subject:
Statue of Liberty
Subject:
United States - 19th Century
Subject:
New York (N.Y.) Buildings, structures, etc.
Subject:
Children s Nonfiction-US History
Edition Number:
1st Mulberry ed.
Edition Description:
Paperback
Series Volume:
76
Publication Date:
19890526
Binding:
Paperback
Grade Level:
from 2 to 7
Language:
English
Illustrations:
Yes
Pages:
48
Dimensions:
11 x 9 x 0.103 in 8.16 oz
Age Level:
04-08

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