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Author Khan, Yasmin Sabina
Title Enlightening the world : the creation of the Statue of Liberty / Yasmin Sabina Khan
Imprint Ithaca : Cornell University Press, 2010
book jacket
 Modern History Library  974.71 K45    AVAILABLE    30550100481900
 RCHSS Library  F128.64.L6 K53 2010    AVAILABLE    30560400598444
Descript viii, 231 p. : ill. ; 24 cm
Note Includes bibliographical references and index
The idea -- A champion of liberty -- Bonds of friendship -- The French sculptor -- Bartholdi's tour of America and the American architect -- Washington, D.C., as a national symbol -- Bartholdi's design -- The statue takes shape -- The American committee and the French engineers -- Hunt designs a pedestal -- Fundraising and a visionary sonnet -- The unveiling
Subject Statue of Liberty (New York, N.Y.) -- History
Monuments -- New York (State) -- New York -- Design and construction
Bartholdi, Fre⁺ѓde⁺ѓric Auguste, 1834-1904
New York (N.Y.) -- Buildings, structures, etc. -- History
United States -- Relations -- France
France -- Relations -- United States
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