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The statute of liberty

Geoffrey Robertson

The statute of liberty

how Australians can take back their rights

by Geoffrey Robertson

  • 102 Want to read
  • 25 Currently reading

Published by Vintage Books Australia in North Sydney, N.S.W .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Civil rights -- Australia

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references (p. 224-243)

    StatementGeoffrey Robertson.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsKU2095 .R63 2009
    The Physical Object
    Pagination244 p. ;
    Number of Pages244
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL23956067M
    ISBN 101741666821
    ISBN 109781741666823
    LC Control Number2009419658

      About the Book. Over years ago our beloved Statue of Liberty made its way to New York Harbor. This Step 2 non-fiction reader uses illustrations and photographs to tell the story of how Lady Liberty was sculpted, transported from France, unveiled, and made into an American icon. The Statue of Liberty doesn't hold a book; it's a tablet, bearing the date (in roman numerals) of , intended to represent the date of the Declaration of Independence. "The New Colossus" is a sonnet by American poet Emma Lazarus (–). She wrote the poem in to raise money for the construction of a pedestal for the Statue of Liberty (Liberty Enlightening the World). In , the poem was cast onto a bronze plaque and mounted inside the pedestal's lower (s): Emma Lazarus.


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