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by Liz Sonneborn

Download America the Beautiful: The Story Behind Our National Hymn (America in Words and Song) ePub
  • ISBN 0791073327
  • ISBN13 978-0791073322
  • Language English
  • Author Liz Sonneborn
  • Publisher Chelsea Clubhouse (August 1, 2003)
  • Formats doc lrf docx azw
  • Category Children
  • Subcategory Geography and Cultures
  • Size ePub 1869 kb
  • Size Fb2 1591 kb
  • Rating: 4.8
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Introduces Katharine Bates and Samuel Ward, who wrote America the Beautiful, and explores the meaning of the words, how they relate to American history, and why the song became a favorite patriotic anthem.

The story of America the Beautiful began more than 100 years ago. Discover how a poet named Katharine Lee Bates and a composer . Forces in Nature: Understanding Gravitational, Electrical, and Magnetic Force.

The story of America the Beautiful began more than 100 years ago. Discover how a poet named Katharine Lee Bates and a composer named Samuel Ward created one of America's best-loved.

America the Beautiful book. America the Beautiful: The Story Behind Our National Hymn (America in Words and Song). This patriotic series focuses on the songs, documents, speeches, and poems that have become part of American history and American life today. Through easy-to-read text and historical photographs, students will gain insight into how America's democratic values were formed. 0791073327 (ISBN13: 9780791073322).

Star-Spangled Banner details the story behind the song and discusses the words' meaning

Shows some signs of wear, and may have some markings on the inside. Bookseller Inventory GRP59795003. Ask Seller a Question. Bibliographic Details. Title: The Star-Spangled Banner: The Story Behind. Gr. 3-5. From the America in Words and Song series, these slender books offer informative, balanced discussions. The history of the pledge is complex. Star-Spangled Banner details the story behind the song and discusses the words' meaning. Congress first debated whether to make this song the national anthem in 1912 (people objected that it was too hard to sing).

America the Beautiful" is an American patriotic song. The lyrics were written by Katharine Lee Bates, and the music was composed by church organist and choirmaster Samuel A. Ward at Grace Episcopal Church in Newark, New Jersey

America the Beautiful" is an American patriotic song. Ward at Grace Episcopal Church in Newark, New Jersey. At that time, the poem was titled "America" for publication.

Star-Spangled Banner details the story behind the song and discusses the words' meaning

Gr. Written by Francis Bellamy in 1892, it was accompanied by a straight-armed salute until World War II, when the similarity to the Nazi salute prompted a change.

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The stories behind these songs will fascinate you and bring new meaning .

The stories behind these songs will fascinate you and bring new meaning and richness to special spiritual moments in the history of our nation. The songs in this book have energized movements, illuminated dark paths, commemorated historic events, taken the message of freedom and faith across this nation and beyond, healed broken spirits, and righted wrongs. Their stories will make you proud of your heritage as you realize anew that in America, even one voice can make a lasting influence. To read this book, upload an EPUB or FB2 file to Bookmate. How do I upload a book?

America the Beautiful," then, reads in part as a plea and a prayer for the United States to use its material .

America the Beautiful," then, reads in part as a plea and a prayer for the United States to use its material wealth for the common good: "May God thy gold refine, Till all success be nobleness, And every gain divine. If 'The Star-Spangled Banner' boldly proclaims the country's greatness as fact, 'America the Beautiful' is more aspirational. In that sense, Bates' poem and song were born during, and contributed to, the myth of the West: the American fantasy that a limitless frontier would serve as a source of perpetual rejuvenation, freedom and equality. Or, as Bates wrote, "A thoroughfare for freedom beat across the wilderness.