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The voice of liberty : the story of Emma Lazarus

Author: Eve Merriam; Charles W Walker
Publisher: [New York] : Farrar, Straus and Cudahy, ©1959.
Series: Covenant books, 6
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : Juvenile audience : EnglishView all editions and formats
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"A biography of Emma Lazarus, the American poet who is probably best known for her sonnet 'The new Colossus, ' the closing lines of which appear on the pedestal of the Statue of Liberty ... [A] portrayal of her life in a wealthy, well-established Jewish family, her career as a writer, her growing consciousness of her Jewish heritage, and her crusade to help Jewish refugees in America and to further Jewish  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Biography
Juvenile works
Biography Juvenile literature
Juvenile literature
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Merriam, Eve, 1916-1992.
Voice of liberty.
[New York] : Farrar, Straus and Cudahy, ©1959
(OCoLC)568708980
Named Person: Emma Lazarus; Emma Lazarus
Material Type: Biography, Juvenile audience
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Eve Merriam; Charles W Walker
OCLC Number: 1282959
Description: 179 pages : illustrations ; 22 cm.
Series Title: Covenant books, 6
Responsibility: by Eve Merriam ; illustrated by Charles W. Walker.

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"A biography of Emma Lazarus, the American poet who is probably best known for her sonnet 'The new Colossus, ' the closing lines of which appear on the pedestal of the Statue of Liberty ... [A] portrayal of her life in a wealthy, well-established Jewish family, her career as a writer, her growing consciousness of her Jewish heritage, and her crusade to help Jewish refugees in America and to further Jewish nationalism." Booklist.

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