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The American flag : an encyclopedia of the Stars and Stripes in U.S. history, culture, and law

Author: John R Vile
Publisher: Santa Barbara, California : ABC-CLIO, 2018.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : EnglishView all editions and formats
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This title provides A-to-Z treatment of the U.S. flag in American history, culture, and law, and discusses all aspects of the flag and its relationship to the American people. Scholarly essays discuss presentations of the flag in American politics, the military, and popular culture including art, music, and journalism, and address flag etiquette and modern controversies related to them, from flag-burning to refusing  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Encyclopedias
Electronic books
History
Additional Physical Format: Print version:
Vile, John R.
American flag.
Santa Barbara, California : ABC-CLIO, 2018
(DLC) 2018010859
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: John R Vile
ISBN: 9781440857898 144085789X
OCLC Number: 1028610812
Awards: Winner of Best Reference Book of 2018 2019 (United States)
Description: 1 online resource (li, 440 pages)
Contents: Pt. 1. Flag overview essays --
pt. 2. A-Z entries.
Responsibility: John R. Vile.

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At a time when the U.S. flag is both a source of both pride and controversy, this volume provides the first encyclopedic A-to-Z treatment of the U.S. flag in American history, culture, and law.This  Read more...

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