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The Resource O, say can you see? : American symbols and landmarks, by Sheila Keenan ; illustrated by Ann Boyajian

O, say can you see? : American symbols and landmarks, by Sheila Keenan ; illustrated by Ann Boyajian

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O, say can you see? : American symbols and landmarks
Title
O, say can you see?
Title remainder
American symbols and landmarks
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by Sheila Keenan ; illustrated by Ann Boyajian
Title variation
O, say can you see?
Title variation remainder
Americas symbols, landmarks, and inspiring words
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Contributor
Illustrator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
There are stars-and-stripes T-shirts. There are Statue of Liberty pencil sharpeners. There's an eagle on our money and Uncle Sam Halloween costumes. Symbols are everywhere...but where do they come from? What do they mean? How does something become a symbol?This celebration of twenty of America's important places, interesting objects, and inspiring words is for the youngest Americans. Each symbol is decribed on a two-page spread that is decorated with fun, bright pastels. Plymouth Rock, the White House, Ellis Island, Mount Rushmore, the flag, the eagle, Uncle Sam, the national anthem. Reveals the exciting stories behind the many symbols, landmarks, and documents that have shaped American history, including Plymouth Rock, the White House, Ellis Island, the flag, Uncle Sam, the National Anthem, and the Pledge of Allegiance
Summary
Reveals the stories behind the many symbols, landmarks, and documents that have shaped American history, including Plymouth Rock, the White House, Ellis Island, the flag, Uncle Sam, the National Anthem, and the Pledge of Allegiance
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Illustration
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195322
Cataloging source
DLC
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Keenan, Sheila
Dewey number
973
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
E159
LC item number
.K44 2004
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800
Literary form
non fiction
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  • 1
  • 5
Nature of contents
bibliography
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Boyajian, Ann
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True
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  • National monuments
  • Historic sites
  • Emblems, National
  • Signs and symbols
  • National monuments
  • Historic sites
  • Emblems, National
  • Signs and symbols
  • United States
  • United States
Target audience
juvenile
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America's symbols, landmarks, and inspiring words
Label
O, say can you see? : American symbols and landmarks, by Sheila Keenan ; illustrated by Ann Boyajian
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 60) and index
Dimensions
28cm.
Extent
64 p.
Isbn
9780439424509
Lccn
2003067332
System control number
  • ocm54529302
  • (OCoLC)54529302
Label
O, say can you see? : American symbols and landmarks, by Sheila Keenan ; illustrated by Ann Boyajian
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 60) and index
Dimensions
28cm.
Extent
64 p.
Isbn
9780439424509
Lccn
2003067332
System control number
  • ocm54529302
  • (OCoLC)54529302

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