The flag, the poet, and the song: the story of the Star-Spangled Banner

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Rich with little-known facts about the War of 1812, this fascinating study explores the impact of the conflict on American life, the life of poet Francis Scott Key, and the history of the flag that inspired the poem that became America's national anthem. 15,000 first printing.
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subject_facet United States -- History -- War of 1812 -- Flags, United States -- History -- War of 1812 -- Influence
title_display The flag, the poet, and the song : the story of the Star-Spangled Banner
title_full The flag, the poet, and the song : the story of the Star-Spangled Banner / Irvin Molotsky
title_short The flag, the poet, and the song :
title_sub the story of the Star-Spangled Banner