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The Story of the Statue of Liberty

Ib Penick

The Story of the Statue of Liberty

With Movable Illustrations in Three Dimensions

by Ib Penick

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Published by Henry Holt & Co .
Written in English


Edition Notes

ContributionsJoseph Forte (Illustrator)
The Physical Object
Number of Pages10
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL7270646M
ISBN 100030068827
ISBN 109780030068829

The Statue of Liberty, a symbol of freedom and hope, is celebrated in this book. This book shares the details of the life of the Statue of Liberty, from the time its idea initially began to form to the time it was finally brought to America and erected in New York Harbor. The Story of the Statue of Liberty (Rise and Shine) View larger image. By: Giulio Maestro and Betsy Maestro and National Geographic Learning Staff.

The Story of the Statue Informational (nonfiction), words, Level P (Grade 2), Lexile L Multilevel Book also available in levels J and M On an island in New York Harbor stands a very big, green, famous lady-the Statue of Liberty! Rags to Riches: Answer questions in a quest for fame and fortune. The Story of the Statue of Liberty - comprehension. Tools.

The Story of the Statue of Liberty Dynamic pen and ink watercolor paintings give visual information for young readers studying or planning to visit the Statue of Liberty. A handsome picture book format succeeds as a vehicle for a brief history of the Statue. Material at the end of the book includes a chronology, Statue statistics, important.   An “endlessly fascinating read.”—Louisville Courier-Journal. Louisville Courier-Journal “If you think you know all there is to know about the Statue of Liberty, you’ll be pleasantly surprised by Edward Berenson’s The Statue of Liberty: A Transatlantic Story.”—Sam Roberts, New York Times. New York Times - Sam Roberts “Edward Berenson, a professor of history at New York Brand: Yale University Press.


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The Story of the Statue of Liberty by Ib Penick Download PDF EPUB FB2

Thanks. In Oct. 28a French sculptor named Fredric Auguste Bartholdi designed a large sculpture called,The Statue of Liberty also known as Libert.

The story of The statue of liberty was exactly what the title suggested. It was an action packed summary of how Lady Liberty came to be and the meaning behind her now. It took us through the journey of how she got to us and facts on where she stands now. This book used literary elements to make an informational book easy for kids to enjoy.4/5.

The Story of the Statue Informational (nonfiction), words, Level M (Grade 2), Lexile L Multilevel Book also available in levels J and P On an island in New York Harbor stands a very big, green, famous lady-the Statue of Liberty.

The Statue of Liberty: A Transatlantic Story (Icons of America) - Kindle edition by Berenson, Edward. Download it once and read it on your Kindle device, PC, phones or tablets. Use features like bookmarks, note taking and highlighting while reading The Statue of Liberty: /5(9).

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The Story of Cited by: 3. The Story of the Statue of Liberty Listen to The Story of the Statue of Liberty as you fill out a Scavenger Hunt. : File Size: 7 kb: File Type: pdf: Download File. Background Information. Extra Credit Click below.

Do the Cyber-hunt on a separate piece of paper. Write the whole sentence and draw a line under the answer. The Story of the Statue of Liberty By Betsy and Giulio Maestro The Statue of Liberty stands on an island in New York Harbor. She is a beautiful sight to all who pass by her.

Each year, millions of visitors ride the ferry out to the island. They climb to the top of the statue and enjoy the lovely Size: KB. The author explains the building of the statue as well as the purpose. If you had only one book to explain the Statue of Liberty to school age children, I would recommend using "The Story of the Statue of Liberty" by Betsy Maestro and illustrated by Giulio by: 3.

The Statue of Liberty (Liberty Enlightening the World; French: La Liberté éclairant le monde) is a colossal neoclassical sculpture on Liberty Island in New York Harbor in New York, in the United copper statue, a gift from the people of France to the people of the United States, was designed by French sculptor Frédéric Auguste Bartholdi and its metal framework was built by Designated: (8th session).

This story of the Statue of Liberty is told in a way that will embrace young childrens attention. I see this book being read in younger grades, even as young as first grade.

Natalie Miller is able to take all the factual information and turn it into a story to keep those children attentive/5. "A truly superb book. The book unfolds like a play—the ups and downs of the Statue of Liberty project, the difficulties in raising money, in constructing it, in publicizing it, in maintaining it, and in celebrating it.

A delight to read."—Gary Nash, author of The Liberty Bell. Why is the Statue of Liberty green. By Martha Rustad - Read Aloud by krowe4kids. 🐟 Kids Book Read Aloud: The Berenstain Bears CATCH THE BUS Read Along Aloud Story Audio Book.

The Statue was reassembled on her new pedestal in four months’ time. On OctoPresident Grover Cleveland oversaw the dedication of the Statue of Liberty in front of thousands of spectators.

She was a centennial gift ten years late. The Rich History of Liberty Island. The story of the Statue of Liberty and her island has been one. The Story of the Statue. Informational (nonfiction) words, Level M (Grade 2), Lexile L Multilevel Book also available in levels J and P. On an island in New York Harbor stands a very big, green, famous lady-the Statue of Liberty.

Readers will learn many interesting facts about where she came from and how she was built. They will also. The Story of the Statue of Liberty. by Betsy Maestro. illustrated by Giulio Maestro. We'd love you to buy this book, and hope you find this page convenient in locating a place of purchase.

Select a Bookseller - Direct Link to Buy. Amazon; Apple Books; Audiobook; Audiobooks Now; B&N ; Book Passage ; Book People ; Books & Books ; Books Inc. The Statue of Liberty was given to the United States by France, as a symbol of the two countries' friendship. It was erected atop an American-designed pedestal.

The thing which appears to be a book is not a book it's a tablet, also known as a tabula ansata (a tablet evoking the law). Liberty holds a torch in her right hand and a tablet in her left.

The tablet shows the inscription JULY IV MDCCLXXVI—July 4. The trials of its inception and construction, however, are only half of the story. Berenson shows that the statue's symbolically indistinct, neoclassical form has allowed Americans to interpret its meaning in diverse ways: as representing the emancipation of the slaves, Tocqueville's idea of orderly liberty, opportunity for "huddled masses.

Learn the story, history and symbolism behind New York City’s most iconic monument, the Statue of Liberty. Lady Liberty found her home in the waters of New York Bay on Liberty Island inand quickly became an international beacon of hope to more than 9 million immigrants in the 19th century.

THE STATUE OF LIBERTY: A Transatlantic Story By EDWARD BERENSON Yale University Press,pages, $ (hb) Review by Phil Sh. A universally recognized icon, the Statue of Liberty is perhaps the most beloved of all American symbols.

Yet no one living inwhen the crated monument arrived in New York Harbor, could have foreseen the central place the Statue of Liberty would come to occupy in the American imagination. With the particular insights of a cultural historian and scholar of French history, Edward Berenson 2/5(1).The Statue of Liberty is relatively new in comparison with other historical monuments of the world.

So its history is it not as long as these of the Forbidden City in Beijing, for example, or the city of Pompeii, Italy. The site also presents a simplified sequence of events was suffered by.

A stirring new history of Lady Liberty, from its creation in France to its renewed significance in the post-9/11 years A universally recognized icon, the Statue of Liberty is perhaps the most beloved of all American symbols. Yet no one living inwhen the crated monument arrived in New York Harbor, could have foreseen the central place the Statue of Liberty would come to occupy .