Star-Spangled Banner : Our Nation and Its Flag
This fascinating book explores the role of the flag through America's triumphs and tragedies: from the burning of the White House in 1812 to the planting of the flag on the moon to the days following the the September 11 attack on the United States. Learn about the evolution of the stars and stripes; the flag in war and diplomacy, the flag in exploration and the flag in daily life. A useful section on the proper display of the flag is included. Engaging, informative text and more than 250 photographs examine the story of a nation, woven into a piece of cloth.
- Paperback | 240 pages
- 231.9 x 276.1 x 14.2mm | 249.48g
- 19 Nov 2001
- SIMON & SCHUSTER
- New York, United States
- b&w & colour photographs