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The star-spangled banner / lyrics by Francis Scott ... Read More

Spier, Peter,(illustrator.).

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Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
Fairfield - Main Library J 782.42 Key (Text) 33116002359748 Juvenile Non-Fiction Available -
Kershaw - Camden Library J 784.7 SPI (Text) 33255003252278 Juvenile Non-Fiction Available -
York - Rock Hill Branch J784.7 KEY (Text) 33205010874887 Juvenile Non-Fiction Available -

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  • ISBN: 9780385376181
  • ISBN: 0385376189
  • ISBN: 9780375972096
  • ISBN: 0375972099
  • Physical Description: 1 volume (unnumbered) : color illustrations, music ... Read More
  • Publisher: New York : Doubleday Books for Young Readers, [2014]

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"Originally published in a different form by Doubleday & Company, Inc., Garden City, New York, in ... Read More
Summary, etc.:
Illustrates three verses of our national anthem, ... Read More
Subject: Star-spangled banner (Song) > Juvenile literature.
National songs > United States > Texts > Juvenile literature.
United States > History > War of 1812 > Songs and music > Juvenile literature.
Star-spangled banner (Song)
National songs.
Songs > United States.
United States > History > War of 1812 > Songs and music.

PETER SPIER was one of America's most popular and renowned children's illustrators. His books, acclaimed by critics and readers alike, won numerous awards and honors: Noah's Ark won the Caldecott Medal and The Fox Went Out on a Chilly Night is a Caldecott Honor Book. His book People was awarded the Christopher medal, was nominated for an American Book Award, and received the National Mass Media Award from the National Conference of Christians and Jews for "outstanding contributions to better human relations and the cause of brotherhood."

Spier was born and educated in Amsterdam. Before coming to the United States he served in the Royal Dutch Navy. He illustrated more than 100 books and was also an avid and celebrated builder of model ships. Peter Spier died in 2017 at the age of 89.

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