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Title:
The national anthem
Author:
Dell, Pamela.
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Publication Information:
Minneapolis, Minn. : Compass Point Books, [2004]

©2004
Physical Description:
24 pages : illustrations (some color) ; 19 cm.
Language:
English
Contents:
What is an anthem? -- What is the American national anthem? -- Who wrote "The Star-Spangled Banner"? -- What is a star-spangled banner? -- Why was "The Star-Spangled Banner" written? -- Who made the star-spangled banner that Francis Scott Key wrote about? -- Who wrote the music to "The Star-Spangled Banner"? -- When did "The Star-Spangled Banner" become the national anthem? -- When is the American national anthem played?
Program Information:
Accelerated Reader AR LG 4.3 0.5 75694.
ISBN:
9780756506193
Format :
Book

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Summary

Summary

Describes the history of the Star-Spangled Banner and how it became the national anthem of the United States.


Table of Contents

What Is an Anthem?p. 5
What Is the National Anthem of the United States?p. 7
Who Wrote the National Anthem?p. 9
Why Was "The Star-Spangled Banner" Written?p. 11
What Is a Star-Spangled Banner?p. 13
Who Made the Flag for Fort McHenry?p. 15
Who Wrote the Music?p. 17
When Did It Become the National Anthem?p. 19
When Is the National Anthem Played?p. 21
Glossaryp. 22
Did You Know?p. 22
Want to Know More?p. 23
Indexp. 24