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Fort McHenry

Fort McHenry

by RJF Publishing Staff, Michael Burgan
     
 

These lively and colorful books tell the stories of important places and monuments across the United States that have shaped American history and that symbolize American democracy and freedom.

In September 1814, a war against Great Britain was not going well for the United States. But the Americans' heroic defense of Fort McHenry kept the British from attacking

Overview

These lively and colorful books tell the stories of important places and monuments across the United States that have shaped American history and that symbolize American democracy and freedom.

In September 1814, a war against Great Britain was not going well for the United States. But the Americans' heroic defense of Fort McHenry kept the British from attacking Baltimore-and inspired Francis Scott Key to write the Star-Spangled Banner, which is now America's National Anthem.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781604135206
Publisher:
Facts on File, Incorporated
Publication date:
10/01/2009
Series:
Symbols of American Freedom Series
Pages:
48
Product dimensions:
7.20(w) x 9.30(h) x 0.30(d)
Age Range:
9 - 11 Years

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