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Author Hurtig, Jennifer.
Title Statue of Liberty / Jennifer Hurtig.
Pub Info New York, NY : Weigl Publishers, c2009.
book jacket
 Falmouth-Children's Room  J 917.471 Hur     AVAILABLE
Descript 32 p. : ill. (some col.), col. map ; 27 cm.
Series Structural wonders
Structural wonders.
Note Accelerated Reader MG 6.9 1 1 125452
Bibliog. Includes bibliographical references (p. 30) and index.
Contents What is the Statue of Liberty? -- History of the statue -- Big ideas -- Profile -- The science behind the building -- Science and technology -- Computer-aided design -- Measuring the Statue of Liberty -- Environmental viewpoint -- Construction careers -- Notable structures -- Statues around the world -- Quiz -- Testing corrosion.
Summary Explores the history of the Statue of Liberty, the people responsible for its creation, and the science behind it.
Subject Statue of Liberty (New York, N.Y.) -- Juvenile literature.
New York (N.Y.) -- Buildings, structures, etc. -- Juvenile literature.
ISBN 9781590369401 (hard cover : alk. paper)
1590369408 (hard cover : alk. paper)
9781590369418 (soft cover : alk. paper)
1590369416 (soft cover : alk. paper)