THE EAGLE AND THE SHIELD - A HISTORY OF THE GREAT SEAL OF THE UNITEDSTATES

THE EAGLE AND THE SHIELD - A HISTORY OF THE GREAT SEAL OF THE UNITEDSTATES

By: Patterson, Richard S. and Dougall, Richardson

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Cover has some light edge and corner wear. No Dust Jacket. ; This remarkable book tells the painstakingly researched and documented story of the Great Seal of the United States. Beginning with the first committee on the subject in 1776 and carrying through to the latest revisions and controversies concerning the design, this volume chronicles the surprisingly complex history of the Great Seal, illuminating its many little-known intertwinings with great Americans and great events. Incorporating 92 illustrations, The Eagle and the Shield makes a wonderful gift for any historian, folklorist, or collector of Americana.; 7.5" x 10.5"; 637 pages

Title: THE EAGLE AND THE SHIELD - A HISTORY OF THE GREAT SEAL OF THE UNITEDSTATES

Author Name: Patterson, Richard S. and Dougall, Richardson

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Publisher: Washington, Office of the Historian, Bureau of Public Affairs, Mdept of State: 1978

Binding: Hardcover

Condition: Very Good with no dust jacket

Seller ID: 7669