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7 edition of Pledging Allegiance found in the catalog.

Pledging Allegiance

The Last Campaign of the Cold War

by Sidney Blumenthal

  • 157 Want to read
  • 32 Currently reading

Published by Perennial .
Written in English


The Physical Object
Number of Pages400
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL7284488M
ISBN 100060921102
ISBN 109780060921101
OCLC/WorldCa24989721

The Pledge of Allegiance of the United States is an expression of allegiance to the flag of the United States and the republic of the United States of America. Such a pledge was first composed, with a text different from the one used at present, by Captain George Thatcher Balch, a Union Army Officer during the Civil War and later a teacher of patriotism in New York City schools. Jun 07,  · This book takes a close look at the Pledge of Allegiance, word by word, and provides readers with the meaning of the words used as well as some background information and historical context. That support is helpful in understanding this pledge of /5.

The pledge was also printed on leaflets and sent to schools throughout the United States at the time. The first recorded organized recital of the original Pledge of Allegiance took place on Oct. 12, , when some 12 million American school children recited it to commemorate the year anniversary of the voyage of Christopher Columbus. Apr 15,  · An inspiring tale about what the Pledge of Allegiance means to a new citizen and her great-niece. Written by Pat Mora & Libby Martinez with rich .

Apr 01,  · Michael Novak’s review of Sidney Blumenthal’s book Pledging Allegiance [Books in Review, December ] reminds me of the “editorial reply” bit John Belushi used to do on Saturday Night Live—the one where he starts out calm, then gradually works himself up into such a . Hence the Pledge of Allegiance as it is known today was finally settled: I pledge allegiance to the flag of the United States of America, and to the Republic for which it stands, one Nation under God, indivisible, with liberty and justice for all.


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Nov 26,  · "By bringing together diverse and often divergent perspectives of patriotism, Pledging Allegiance opens to critical scrutiny the very idea of loyalty to a country.

In doing so, it not only offers a useful educational resource but also performs a valuable political service.5/5(1). Oct 01,  · The Pledge Of Allegiance and millions of other books are available for Amazon Kindle. Enter your mobile number or email address below and we'll send you a link to download the free Kindle App.

Then you can start reading Kindle books on your smartphone, tablet, or computer - Cited by: 6. Pledging Allegiance: The Last Campaign of the Cold War Hardcover – May 1, by Sidney Blumenthal (Author)Cited by: Pledging Allegiance book. Read reviews from world’s largest community for readers.

Pledging Allegiance book. Read reviews from world’s largest community for readers. Pledging Allegiance book. Read reviews from world’s largest community for readers. Trivia About Pledging /5. The Pledge of Allegiance is forever imprinted on their minds." Chris Raschka is the illustrator of many books, including the concrete poetry anthology A POKE IN THE I, edited by Paul B.

Janeczko, a NEW YORK TIMES Best Illustrated Children’s Book; and the Caldecott Honor Book YO!/5(21). Feb 01, Pledging Allegiance book Pledging Allegiance book. Read 3 reviews from the world's largest community for readers.

What does it mean to be patriotic in the United States after t /5. The Pledge of Allegiance was written in by a man named Francis Bellamy for a children's magazine called The Youth's Companion.

"The Pledge of Allegiance" written by Francis Bellamy is the book I chose for the Social Studies genre. It is written at the first or second grade reading level. Each page of the book as part of the Pledge of Allegiance and gives a picture to go along with that aspect of the Pledge/5.

“I Pledge Allegiance” was written by Chris Lynch. The story is about 4 boys, Morris, Rudi, Ivan, and Beck. They had a normal life until one of them got drafted to the Vietnam war, so they all signed up so they don’t have to split up.4/5.

I wholly recommend this book to whoever wants to know more about the Vietnam War or about the army. " There are a lot of causes to die for, Morris. Come home from that pointless and immoral war and find one." - Mrs. Lahar, Vietnam Book 1: I Pledge Allegiance. Jan 01,  · This is a book that explains the importance of The Pledge of Allegiance, and what it means, so that young children can understand it.

It also tells the story about why Young Libby's great aunt immigrated to the United States from Mexico, and why it 4/5. Other Books You Might Like Related Book Resources. Discussion Guide Vietnam: I Pledge Allegiance Teaching Guide Teach students to identify story elements as they analyze themes of friendship and war with these questions and activities for Vietnam: I Pledge Allegiance.

Grade. cinemavog-legrauduroi.com: pledge of allegiance book. Skip to main content. Try Prime EN Hello, Sign in Account & Lists Sign in Account & Lists Orders Try Prime Cart. All. I Pledge Allegiance. The young characters in the book take a pledge to do all they can to come home together from the war.

Ask students to think about the people or ideas they would take a pledge of allegiance or loyalty oath to. Make copies of the Vietnam: I Pledge Allegianc Writing Activity printable and distribute to students.

Challenge them to write their own personal pledges of allegiance to. Focus Story: The Pledge of Allegiance by Francis Bellamy (Scholastic book version) Companion Story: The Flag We Love by Pam Munoz Ryan Companion Poem: 'The Flag' by M.

Hubbard Day 1. Prior Knowledge: Bring in a variety of small flags for students to see (race flags, state flags, the flag of the United States, flags from other countries, a Girl Scout flag, a church flag, team flags, a school.

Vietnam Book One: I Pledge Allegiance is based in both Boston, Massachusetts and Vietnam. The beginning of the book is based in Boston, before Morris enlists in Prezi. The first book to explore the role of the World War II bond drive in shaping America's identity as a unified but pluralistic society, Pledging Allegiance documents how African Americans, Euro-Americans, and labor union members bought bonds as an expression of.

Aug 04,  · His original Pledge read as follows: ‘I pledge allegiance to my Flag and (to*) the Republic for which it stands, one nation, indivisible, with liberty and justice for all.’ He considered placing the word, ‘equality,’ in his Pledge, but knew that the state superintendents of education on his committee were against equality for women and.

Sep 08,  · This book has great information, I didn’t always read it word for word because it is a little long. I used to have a reproducible small book retelling the Pledge of Allegiance, but I guess I didn’t save a copy.

I think it was from Frank Schaffer but I didn’t find it in my search. Oct 17,  · Francis Bellamy first published the Pledge of Allegiance in the September issue of The Youth’s Companion, which has been described as "the Reader’s Digest of its day." By that time, Bellamy had been forced to leave his Boston pulpit because of.

Jan 07,  · Daddy reads the children's book, "The Pledge of Allegiance" Skip navigation Sign in. The Pledge Of Allegiance- Children's Read Aloud Audio Story Book I Pledge Allegiance .Libby's great aunt, Lobo, is from Mexico, but the United States has been her home for many years, and she wants to become a U.S.

citizen. At the end of the week, Lobo will say the Pledge of Allegiance at a special ceremony. Libby is also learning the Pledge this week, at school—at the Brand: Random House Children's Books.Jul 29,  · The Pledge Of Allegiance- Children's Read Aloud Audio Story Book - Duration: Storytime with Daddy 36, views.