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01 - Brown University Book Award - Alumni Sponsored
The Brown University Book Award is awarded to an outstanding high school or preparatory school junior who best combines academic excellence with clarity in written and spoken expression.
This year (2015-2016), the Brown University Book Award is Liberty's Torch: The Great Adventure to Build The Statue of Liberty by Elizabeth Mitchell '88. The Statue of Liberty is one of the most recognizable monuments in the world, a powerful symbol of freedom and the American dream. For decades, the myth has persisted that the statue was a grand gift from France, but now Liberty's Torch reveals how she was in fact the pet project of one quixotic and visionary French sculptor, Frederic Auguste Bartholdi. Bartholdi not only forged this 151-foot-tall colossus in a workshop in Paris and transported her across the ocean, but battled to raise money for the statue and make her a reality.
The Brown University Book Award is one price, $36.00, which includes shipping and handling.
--Please put the name of the school(s) you are renewing in the pop-up form.
--If more than 3 schools, please note in ORDER COMMENTS at checkout.
Renewing Sponsors, when Registering & Checking Out:
--Put your contact information in Billing Address section
--Click use billing address as shipping address (Award will be sent to sponsored school(s))
--If more than 3 school(s), please note in ORDER COMMENTS at checkout.
--Choose "Brown Book Award" as Shipping Method
Thank you for sponsoring a Brown University Book Award.
For more information, please go to our Brown University Book Award page.
--Contact information: (401)863-1811 or e-mail general_books(at)brown.edu