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Lady Liberty

A Biography

Rappaport, Doreen

(Book - 2008)
Average Rating: 4 stars out of 5.
Lady Liberty
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In this powerfully moving, authentic portrait of the Statue of Liberty, told through the eyes of those who created her, Rappaport's historically accurate, poetic vignettes and Tavares's magnificent images remind us of the true origins of a national symbol. Full color.
Publisher: Cambridge, Mass. : Candlewick Press, 2008
Edition: 1st ed
ISBN: 9780763625306
0763625302
Branch Call Number: J 974.71 R
Characteristics: 1 v. (unpaged) : col. ill. ; 31 cm.
Additional Contributors: Tavares, Matt Illustrator

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With Lady Liberty: A Biography, Doreen Rappaport hoped to "show readers how the statue personified for so many the enviable concepts of freedom and self-government." Based on primary sources, this picture book tells the story of how “the lady” was created from the perspectives of some o... Read More »


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