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Book of Flags (Paperback) (Rob Colson)

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With more than 200 stickers and a world map poster, this is a brilliant, interactive guide to the flags of the world. Did you know that the US Star-Spangled Banner was designed by a 17-year-old school boy? Or that the Brazilian flag shows a star constellation of the night sky from 1889? Welcome to the bizarre and fascinating world of flags! From the chequered Formula 1 flag and the rainbow banner to historical standards and country flags, this book is packed with amazing facts, stories and curiosities behind some of the world's most iconic banners. Discover the cultural and political history behind each flag, as well as flag rituals, historical uses of flags and heaps of curiosities and unusual facts.
Number of Pages: 64
Genre: Juvenile Nonfiction
Format: Paperback
Publisher: Hachette Books
Age Range: 9-12 years
Author: Rob Colson
Language: English
Street Date: August 8, 2017
TCIN: 52110226
UPC: 9780750298285
Item Number (DPCI): 248-48-9830
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