More Than Any Other, One Song Traces America S History Of Patriotism And Protest Everyone Knows The Words To My Country, Tis Of Thee What Most Don T Realize Is That This Iconic Song Has Been A Beacon Of Change For Hundreds Of Years Generations Of Protesters And Civil Rights Pioneers Have Created New Lyrics, Beginning In Royalist Britain And Continuing Through Conflicts In Colonial Times, The American Revolution, The Suffragist And Labor Movements, And The Struggles For Black And Native American Civil Rights With Spectacular Illustrations By Caldecott Honor Winning Artist Bryan Collier, My Country, Tis Of Thee Offers A Fascinating Insight Into The American Fight For Freedom
Claire Rudolf Murphy has loved history since she was a young girl in fact she majored in it at Santa Clara University Murphy is the author of fourteen books for children A former middle and high school teacher, she is a member of the faculty of Hamline University s Masters of Fine Arts in Creative Writing for Children and Young Adults She lives in Washington.
- 48 pages
- My Country, Tis of Thee
- Claire Rudolf Murphy
- 02 May 2017 Claire Rudolf Murphy