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Our country's flag and the flags of foreign countries

Author: Edward S Holden; D. Appleton and Company.
Publisher: New York ; London : D. Appleton and Co., 1916.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Juvenile audience : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Includes descriptions, histories, and meanings of American flags from 1607 - 1916 ; histories, descriptions and meanings of flags of foreign nations from ancient times to 1916; and an explanation of flags and signaling flags in general, standards, banners, and symbols.
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Genre/Form: History
Juvenile works
Juvenile literature
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Holden, Edward Singleton, 1846-1914.
Our country's flag and the flags of foreign countries.
New York, London, D. Appleton and company, 1916
(OCoLC)613194561
Material Type: Juvenile audience
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Edward S Holden; D. Appleton and Company.
OCLC Number: 4226617
Description: xiv, 165 pages, [10 leaves of plates] : illustrations (some color), coats of arms ; 19 cm
Contents: Flags of England and the American colonies, 1607 --
1766 --
Flags of the American colonies, 1766 --
1776 --
Flag of the United States of America, 1777 --
1795 --
Flag of the United States of America, 1795 --
1818 --
Flag of the United States of America, 1818 --
1916 --
Official flags --
Great seal of the United States of America --
National songs of America --
Meaning of the American flag --
Man without a country --
Ancient standards and banners ; emblems ; symbols ; the cross ; ancient flags --
Flags of foreign nations ; England ; signaling by flags ; United States weather bureau signals ; salutes ; France --
Flags of foreign nations ; flags of sovereign states.
Responsibility: by Edward S. Holden.

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Includes descriptions, histories, and meanings of American flags from 1607 - 1916 ; histories, descriptions and meanings of flags of foreign nations from ancient times to 1916; and an explanation of flags and signaling flags in general, standards, banners, and symbols.

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