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State names, seals, flags, and symbols: a historical guide
(Book)

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1380L
Status:
West Regional - Childrens Reference
R J929.9 SHEAR
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West Regional - Childrens Reference
R J929.9 SHEAR
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Published:
Westport, Conn. : Greenwood Press, 2002.
Format:
Book
Edition:
Third edition, revised and expanded.
Physical Desc:
vii, 495 pages : illustrations (some color) ; 26 cm
Language:
English
ISBN:
9780313315343, 0313315345 :

Notes

Bibliography
Includes bibliographical references (pages [453]-470) and index.
Description
Provides historical information about U.S. states and territories, covering names and nicknames, mottos, flags, capitols, flowers, trees, songs, legal holidays, license plates, postage stamps, fairs and festivals, universities, governors, sports teams, and other symbols.
Description
Provides information about state symbols, nicknames, mottoes, seals, flags, capitols, flowers, trees, birds, and songs.
Target Audience
1380L,Lexile
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APA Citation (style guide)

Shearer, B. F., & Shearer, B. S. (2002). State names, seals, flags, and symbols: a historical guide. Third edition, revised and expanded. Westport, Conn.: Greenwood Press.

Chicago / Turabian - Author Date Citation (style guide)

Shearer, Benjamin F and Barbara Smith Shearer. 2002. State Names, Seals, Flags, and Symbols: A Historical Guide. Westport, Conn.: Greenwood Press.

Chicago / Turabian - Humanities Citation (style guide)

Shearer, Benjamin F and Barbara Smith Shearer, State Names, Seals, Flags, and Symbols: A Historical Guide. Westport, Conn.: Greenwood Press, 2002.

MLA Citation (style guide)

Shearer, Benjamin F., and Barbara Smith Shearer. State Names, Seals, Flags, and Symbols: A Historical Guide. Third edition, revised and expanded. Westport, Conn.: Greenwood Press, 2002. Print.

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Last File Modification TimeFeb 29, 2020 07:28:40 AM
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