Indiana Soldiers' and Sailors' Monument : A State's Tribute to Her Silent Victors (Classic Reprint)
Excerpt from Indiana Soldiers' and Sailors' Monument: A State's Tribute to Her Silent Victors War Gxour over cascade.foundation and terrace, 110 feet; height of terrace, 11 feet; pedestal, 59 feet; shaft, including ped estal, 149 feet; laterne, 21 feet; Victory statue, 28 feet; total heightof Monument, 268 feet. The di ameter of the base at terrace is 68 feet; pedestal at base, 40 feet 6 inches; pedestal at base, including projections, 62 feet; pedestal at top, 35 feet; shaft at pedestal, 32 feet; shaft at base, 22 feet 6 inches; shaft at second astragal, 18 feet 3 inches; shaft at capital, 12 feet 6 inches; laterne, 8 feet. The plat form of the capital, which is 220 feet above the earth, is reached by an electric elevator and a spiral stairway; the laterne rising from this bears a bronze statue of Victory. About the Publisher Forgotten Books publishes hundreds of thousands of rare and classic books. Find more at www.forgottenbooks.com This book is a reproduction of an important historical work. Forgotten Books uses state-of-the-art technology to digitally reconstruct the work, preserving the original format whilst repairing imperfections present in the aged copy. In rare cases, an imperfection in the original, such as a blemish or missing page, may be replicated in our edition. We do, however, repair the vast majority of imperfections successfully; any imperfections that remain are intentionally left to preserve the state of such historical works.
- Paperback | 38 pages
- 152 x 229 x 2mm | 64g
- 28 Feb 2018
- Forgotten Books
- 22 Illustrations; Illustrations, black and white