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A Grand Old Flag: A History of the United…

A Grand Old Flag: A History of the United States Through its Flags

by Kevin Keim

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Showcasing one of the largest personal collections of American flags, father and son, Peter and Kevin Keim uniquely tell the history of the United States through the development of the American Flag and highlight the myths and facts behind the Stars and Stripes and the people behind its creation. Includes specially commissioned, full-color photographs of 125 American Flags from the author's collection, as well as other memorabilia Readers will learn something new about flags on each spread Features timelines, biographies, historical sidebars, and annotations of specific flags

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Describes the history of the American flag, along with photographs of antique flags, illustrating its appearance with different numbers of stars, and concluding with a short section on flag etiquette.

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