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Betsy Ross (In Their Own Words)

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This unique biography of Betsy Ross tells the exciting story of her life using real letters, speeches, and accounts from her family.

"The flag was soon finished, and Betsy returned it, the first 'Star Spangled Banner' that ever floated up on the breeze..."

With these words, William Canby told how his grandmother Betsy Ross sewed the first American flag. While no one has prov
Paperback, 128 pages
Published September 1st 2002 by Scholastic Paperbacks
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I had to do a 2 - 4 hero report for my school and I chose Betsy Ross as my hero. This book had a lot of good information and helped me a lot! Well written! :-)
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Peter Roop, a Wisconsin State Teacher of the Year, has been bringing books and children together for over 30 years. He has written extensively for Cricket and Cobblestone Magazines. He currently writes and speaks full-time. Last year he visited 10 states and talked with over 10,000 students! Connie Roop, a high school environmental science teacher, is a recipient of the Women Leaders in Education ...more
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