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The Statue of Liberty : the monumental dream / text by Robert Belot ; preface by Diane von Furstenberg.

Author/Creator:
Belot, Robert author.
Publication:
New York : Rizzoli, 2019.
Format/Description:
Book
207 pages : color illustrations, plans ; 29 cm
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Subjects:
Statue of Liberty (New York, N.Y.).
Statue of Liberty (New York, N.Y.) -- Conservation and restoration.
Monuments -- New York (State) -- New York -- Design and construction.
New York (N.Y.) -- Buildings, structures, etc.
Statue of Liberty National Monument (N.Y. and N.J.).
Statue of Liberty National Monument (Agency : U.S.).
Buildings.
Monuments -- Design and construction.
United States -- Statue of Liberty National Monument.
New York (State) -- New York.
Summary:
Timed to publish with the opening of the Statue of Liberty Museum, this is Lady Liberty's untold story of her building, restoration, and iconic place in the world as brought to life through the fascinating lens of archival images, ephemera from the museum's collection, and today's most compelling photography--restored and resplendent against the New York City skyline.
Contents:
1871-1985. "I found an admirable location"
When Europe began to dream of the American Republic
The "ninth wonder" of the world
The rivet that reached the sky
The light of the torch
Who was Lady Liberty?
The crown and seven points
An iconic and timeless power
1986-2019. The centennial restoration: rebuilding the face of Liberty
The museum and celebrating liberty for future generations
State of Liberty-Ellis Island Foundation, Inc.
Notes:
First published in the United States of America in 2019 by Rizzoli Electa.
Includes bibliographical references (page 206)
Contributor:
Von Furstenberg, Diane, writer of preface.
Statue of Liberty-Ellis Island Foundation, Inc.
ISBN:
9780847867301
0847867307
9780847867295
0847867293
OCLC:
1085165956