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The Flag Maker

Book Description
Here in lyrical prose is the story of the flag that inspired Francis Scott Key to write the words that became the national anthem of the United States. This flag, which came to be known as the Star-Spangled Banner, also inspired author Susan Campbell Bartoletti, who, upon seeing it at the Smithsonian Institution, became curious about the hands that had sewn it. Here is her story of the early days ... More
Book Information
PublisherHoughton Mifflin Company
BindingHardcover (3 editions)
Reading LevelAges 4-8
# of Pages32
Publication Date04/22/2004
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About Susan Campbell Bartoletti (Author) : Susan Campbell Bartoletti is a published author of children's books and young adult books. Some of the published credits of Susan Campbell Bartoletti include Hitler Youth: Growing Up in Hitler's Shado... more
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About Claire A. Nivola (Illustrator) : Claire A. Nivola is a published author, illustrator, and a photographer of children's books. Some of the published credits of Claire A. Nivola include The Silent Witness, Planting the Trees of Kenya: ... more
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