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The Flag Book

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Welcome to the amazing world of flags! Did you know that each flag is actually a picture that sends a message to everyone who sees it?

In The Flag Book, Lonely Planet Kids introduces you to the flags of every country in the world, from Afghanistan to Zimbabwe, and tells you what their design, colors, and images represent, along with lots of other incredible facts.

Hardcover, 184 pages
Published September 17th 2019 by Lonely Planet
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Jan 04, 2020 rated it it was amazing
Forget my nephews, my brothers-in-law grabbed this book when it arrived and spent most of the evening discussing the entries in it — this is a book of flags of every country, and the stories behind each design. It’s fascinating reading — I mean did you know earth has an unofficial flag consisting of seven interlocking silver rings, forming a flower against a deep blue background? It’s to show how we are all connected. The designer, a Swedish student from the Beckmans College of Design in Stockho ...more
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Nov 18, 2019 rated it really liked it
There is no question that this lives up to it's title - it is THE flag book. I am always impressed with Lonely Planet books for kids. The information is always interesting. The photos included are stunning. This book is no exception. It covers what you'd expect - all the flags of the world. It also covers other interesting information about flags such as international ship flag signals. Unique stories about flags. Semaphore flags - a way of sending codes with handheld flags. So much. There is so ...more
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