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Maya Lin: thinking with her hands

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Pub. Date:
2017
Language:
English
Accelerated Reader:
IL: MG - BL: 6.6 - AR Pts: 1
Lexile measure:
980L
Description
The Vietnam Veterans Memorial in Washington, D.C., is one of the most famous memorials in the world. But most people are not as familiar with the college student who won the design competition to build it. This carefully researched volume chronicles Maya Lin's childhood, her battle to create the memorial as she envisioned it, and the incredible body of work she has produced since then. More than simply an art book, this compelling biography of a young woman who became a visionary artist and activist is also a timely celebration of the role of women and minorities in American society--past, present, and future"--
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ISBN:
9781452108377
9781452140896
Accelerated Reader:
MG
Level 6.6, 1 Points
Lexile measure:
980L
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Last Grouping Update2022-10-01 02:10:58AM
Last Indexed2022-09-30 04:29:42AM

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The Vietnam Veterans Memorial in Washington, D.C., is one of the most famous memorials in the world. But most people are not as familiar with the college student who won the design competition to build it. This carefully researched volume chronicles Maya Lin's childhood, her battle to create the memorial as she envisioned it, and the incredible body of work she has produced since then. More than simply an art book, this compelling biography of a young woman who became a visionary artist and activist is also a timely celebration of the role of women and minorities in American society--past, present, and future"--
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Architects -- Juvenile literature
Architects -- United States -- Biography -- Juvenile literature
Artists -- Juvenile literature
Artists -- United States -- Biography -- Juvenile literature
Chinese American architects -- United States -- Biography -- Juvenile literature
Chinese American artists -- United States -- Biography -- Juvenile literature
Chinese Americans -- Biography -- Juvenile literature
Electronic books
Lin, Maya Ying -- Juvenile literature
Lin, Maya, -- 1959- -- Juvenile literature
Women -- Biography -- Juvenile literature
Women architects -- Juvenile literature
Women artists -- Juvenile literature
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Maya Lin Thinking with Her Hands
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Maya Lin
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thinking with her hands
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Architects
Art
Artists
Biography & Autobiography
Chinese American architects
Chinese American artists
Chinese Americans
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History
Juvenile Nonfiction
Lin, Maya
Lin, Maya Ying
Women
Women architects
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