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Holidays Around the World: Celebrate Independence Day: With Parades, Picnics, and Fireworks
     

Holidays Around the World: Celebrate Independence Day: With Parades, Picnics, and Fireworks

by Deborah Heiligman
 

Strike up the band, pack a picnic, and enjoy the fireworks. Celebrate Independence Day takes a nationwide perspective on the joy of America's biggest party. All the history and culture of Independence Day is here, along with fun facts, an all-American recipe, a locator map for every photo and a complete resource guide. Deborah Heiligman's rich narrative

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Strike up the band, pack a picnic, and enjoy the fireworks. Celebrate Independence Day takes a nationwide perspective on the joy of America's biggest party. All the history and culture of Independence Day is here, along with fun facts, an all-American recipe, a locator map for every photo and a complete resource guide. Deborah Heiligman's rich narrative evokes the patriotic flavor of the Fourth—and explains its associations with liberty and democracy. The text also looks at how people from other nations celebrate their independence days, and includes an expert consultant's note.

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Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781426300752
Publisher:
National Geographic Society
Publication date:
05/08/2007
Series:
Holidays Around the World
Pages:
32
Sales rank:
1,322,485
Product dimensions:
8.70(w) x 10.10(h) x 0.40(d)
Lexile:
810L (what's this?)
Age Range:
7 - 10 Years

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