The Star-spangled banner
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Published:
Garden City, N.Y. : Doubleday, [1973].
Format:
Book
Edition:
1st ed.
Physical Desc:
[52] pages : ill., music ; 32 cm.
Reading Level:
IL: LG - BL: 3.9 - AR Pts: 0.5
Lexile measure:
590L
Status:
Cumberland Elementary - Kids Non-Fiction
784.7 KEY
Glengarry Elementary - Kids Non-Fiction
784.7 SPI
Pennington Elementary - Kids Non-Fiction
784.7197 KEY
Description
A book for every patriotic American kid! Never before has the riveting American saga of "The Star-Spangled Banner" been so beautifully and thoroughly presented. This info-packed story of our national anthem includes: ★ Illustrated lyrics ★ The fascinating history of the War of 1812 and the battle that inspired Francis Scott Key to pen the words ★ Musical notation ★ Historical images ★ A reproduction of Key's original manuscript Caldecott Medalist Peter Spier's magnificent tribute takes readers from our anthem's turbulent origins at the Battle of Baltimore through the flag's significance in modern-day America. It's a must-have for every American family's library. ★ A Bank Street Book of the Year ★ An American Bookseller Pick of the Lists "Spier . . . is one of our finest creators of children's books alive."-- The New York Times Book Review "Beautifully illustrated by the award-winning artist."-- Publishers Weekly
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Language:
English
ISBN:
0440406978 (Yearling pbk), 0385094582, 0385077467 (lib. bdg.)
Reading Level:
LG
Level 3.9, 0.5 Points
Lexile measure:
590

Notes

Description
Illustrates three verses of our national anthem, written at the battle of Fort McHenry during the War of 1812. Music is included.
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Citations
APA Citation (style guide)

Key, F. S., & Spier, P. (1973). The Star-spangled banner. Garden City, N.Y.: Doubleday.

Chicago / Turabian - Author Date Citation (style guide)

Key, Francis Scott, 1779-1843 and Peter Spier. 1973. The Star-spangled Banner. Garden City, N.Y.: Doubleday.

Chicago / Turabian - Humanities Citation (style guide)

Key, Francis Scott, 1779-1843 and Peter Spier, The Star-spangled Banner. Garden City, N.Y.: Doubleday, 1973.

MLA Citation (style guide)

Key, Francis Scott, and Peter Spier. The Star-spangled Banner. Garden City, N.Y.: Doubleday, 1973. Print.

Note! Citation formats are based on standards as of July 2010. Citations contain only title, author, edition, publisher, and year published. Citations should be used as a guideline and should be double checked for accuracy.
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