Cover of: Flag | Marc Leepson


an American biography
  • 334 Pages
  • 1.75 MB
  • English
Thomas Dunne Books/St. Martin"s Press , New York
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StatementMarc Leepson.
LC ClassificationsCR113 .L44 2005
The Physical Object
Paginationxviii, 334 p. :
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL3312209M
ISBN 100312323085
ISBN 139780312323080
LC Control Number2004065920

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The best book for learning world flags, the book guides you continent by continent around the world telling you about each nations flag. It also informs you of colour schemes, flag design, set up and symbols all used on world flags Flag book how they represent each nation/5().

The book covers and flags are made from lb. sueded, tan paper, hand illustrated with acrylic ink using pen nibs and stencil brushes. The concertina is made.

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From School Library Journal. Grade 4 Up—Organized by continent, this book takes a close look at the artwork and meaning of each country's flag. A large color image of the flag is accompanied by entries about the state's capital, currency, official language, area, and highest geographical point/5(82).

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A colorful sticker book with more than reusable stickers filled with fun activities and amazing facts for eager and creative young readers. Travel through the continents and discover the colorful and symbolic flags that represent the countries of our world in Ultimate Sticker Book: Flags Around the World/5(68).

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The flag, when carried in a procession with another flag or flags, should be either on the marching right; that is, the flag's own right, or, if there is a line of other flags, in front of the center of that line.

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The flags of the U.S. states, territories and federal district exhibit a variety of regional influences and local histories, as well as different styles and design principles. Nonetheless, the majority of the states' flags share the same design pattern consisting of the state seal superimposed on a monochrome background, commonly every different shade of blue.

“Raising the White Flag provides a fresh perspective on the Civil War that should keep readers turning its pages.”--The Journal of America’s Military Past “The best parts of the book are the excellent descriptions of numerous surrenders that we have all heard of but few know very much about.”--Civil War News.

FLAG ETIQUETTE General Flag Display. It is the universal custom to display the American flag only from sunrise to sunset on buildings and on stationary flagstaffs in the open.

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However, when a patriotic effect is desired, the flag may be displayed twenty-four hours a day if properly illuminated during the hours of darkness. Hi. Today I have a book review of an awesome book called Capture The Flag-which is a great read for anyone who loves fun mysteries Capture The Flag by Kate Messner Summary: Anna, José, and Henry met at a crowded airport because a massive snowstorm caused all of their flights to be canceled, but they.

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The Flag of the United States of America is a symbol of freedom and liberty to which Americans pledge their allegiance. Standing at attention and facing the flag with their right hand over the heart, they recite: "I pledge allegiance to the flag of the United States of America, and to the republic for which it stands, one nation under God, indivisible.

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