This picture book focuses on the artistic inspirations of designer/architect Bartholdi and the painstaking construction process in Paris of a monument that would be shipped and erected in New York Harbor.
Praise for Liberty Rising
“The stylized graphic art is fairly realistic with bold colors and unusual angles to create a sense of excitement.” —School Library Journal
“The double-gatefold portrait of the statue from pedestal base to torch tip will be universally admired. A time line, pronunciation guides for French names, and titles for further reading will be appreciated by teachers and young researchers alike.” —Booklist