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Author Suen, Anastasia.

Title Uncle Sam / by Anastasia Suen ; illustrated by Matthew Skeens.

Imprint Minneapolis, Minn. : Picture Window Books, c2009.


Location Call No. Status
 GDL Central Library Children's Non-fiction    j 398.73 SUE    Available
Description 24 p. : col. ill. ; 29 cm.
Series American symbols
American symbols (Picture Window Books (Firm))
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (p. 24) and index.
Contents Pair of initials -- Cartoon character -- Stars and stripes -- Uncle Sam -- Famous clown -- Looking like a president -- Birthday presents -- I want you.
Summary An exploration of the origins and history of Uncle Sam and the real man, Samuel Wilson, who inspired this beloved symbol of America.
Subject Wilson, Samuel, 1766-1854 -- Juvenile literature.
Wilson, Samuel, 1766-1854.
Uncle Sam (Symbolic character) -- Juvenile literature.
Uncle Sam (Symbolic character)
United States -- Biography -- Juvenile literature.
United States -- Biography.
Added Author Skeens, Matthew ill.
ISBN 9781404847064 (library binding)
1404847065 (library binding)

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