eBook Complete Flags of the World, 1st Edition

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  • ISBN-10: 1465434054
  • ISBN-13: 9781465434050
  • DDC: 929.9
  • Grade Level Range: 12th Grade +
  • 320 Pages | eBook
  • Original Copyright 2014 | Published/Released September 2014
  • This publication's content originally published in print form: 2014
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Overview

This new, fully updated edition of Complete Flags of the World tells you everything you need to know about flags, from the meaning behind the designs and symbols of the world's 196 national flags, to information on the use of flags and banners in other fields, as well as their starring role in famous historical moments. Spanning geography, communication, politics, sports, history, culture, design, and art, this book is the ultimate reference, explaining the widespread use and significance of flags and how they have evolved over the course of history.

Table of Contents

Front Cover.
Half Title Page.
Copyright Page.
Title Page.
Contents.
Flag Directory.
1: A Brief History of Flags.
2: Parts of the Flag.
3: Heraldic Terms.
4: Flag Colors.
5: Types of Flags.
6: Flag identification guide.
7: North America.
8: Canada.
9: Provincial and Official Flags.
10: United States of America.
11: US: Historical Flags.
12: State Flags.
13: State and Overseas Territory Flags.
14: Military Flags.
15: Mexico.
16: Guatemala.
17: Belize.
18: El Salvador.
19: Honduras.
20: Nicaragua.
21: Costa Rica.
22: Panama.
23: Jamaica.
24: Cuba.
25: Bahamas.
26: Haiti.
27: Dominican Republic.
28: St. Kitts & Nevis.
29: Antigua & Barbuda.
30: Dominica.
31: St. Lucia.
32: St. Vincent & the Grenadines.
33: Barbados.
34: Grenada.
35: Trinidad & Tobago.
36: South America.
37: Colombia.
38: Venezuela.
39: Guyana.
40: Suriname.
41: Ecuador.
42: Peru.
43: Brazil.
44: Brazil: State Flags.
45: Chile.
46: Bolivia.
47: Paraguay.
48: Uruguay.
49: Argentina.
50: Africa.
51: Morocco.
52: Algeria.
53: Tunisia.
54: Libya.
55: Egypt.
56: Sudan.
57: South Sudan.
58: Eritrea.
59: Djibouti.
60: Ethiopia.
61: Somalia.
62: Uganda.
63: Kenya.
64: Rwanda.
65: Burundi.
66: Central African Republic.
67: Dem. Rep. of Congo.
68: Niger.
69: Chad.
70: Mauritania.
71: Mali.
72: Senegal.
73: Gambia.
74: Cape Verde.
75: Guinea-Bissau.
76: Guinea.
77: Sierra Leone.
78: Liberia.
79: Ivory Coast.
80: Burkina.
81: Ghana.
82: Togo.
83: Benin.
84: Nigeria.
85: Cameroon.
86: Equatorial Guinea.
87: São Tomé & Príncipe.
88: Gabon.
89: Congo.
90: Angola.
91: Zambia.
92: Tanzania.
93: Malawi.
94: Zimbabwe.
95: Mozambique.
96: Namibia.
97: Botswana.
98: Lesotho.
99: Swaziland.
100: South Africa.
101: Seychelles.
102: Comoros.
103: Madagascar.
104: Mauritius.
105: Europe.
106: Iceland.
107: Norway.
108: Denmark.
109: Sweden.
110: Finland.
111: Estonia.
112: Latvia.
113: Lithuania.
114: Poland.
115: Germany.
116: Germany: Länder Flags.
117: The Netherlands.
118: Provincial Flags.
119: Provincial/Overseas Territory Flags.
120: Belgium.
121: Ireland.
122: United Kingdom.
123: UK: Subnational Flags.
124: State Flags.
125: Royal Standards.
126: Overseas Territories.
127: Military Flags.
128: France.
129: Luxembourg.
130: Monaco.
131: Andorra.
132: Portugal.
133: Spain.
134: Spain: Regional FLags.
135: Italy.
136: Malta.
137: Vatican City.
138: San Marino.
139: Switzerland.
140: Switzerland: Canton FLags.
141: Liechtenstein.
142: Austria.
143: Austria: State FLags.
144: Hungary.
145: Czech Republic.
146: Slovakia.
147: Slovenia.
148: Croatia.
149: Bosnia & Herzegovina.
150: Montenegro.
151: Serbia.
152: Kosovo.
153: Albania.
154: Macedonia.
155: Bulgaria.
156: Greece.
157: Romania.
158: Moldova.
159: Belarus.
160: Ukraine.
161: Russian Federation.
162: Republic FLags.
163: Asia.
164: Azerbaijan.
165: Armenia.
166: Turkey.
167: Georgia.
168: Lebanon.
169: Syria.
170: Cyprus.
171: Israel.
172: Jordan.
173: Saudi Arabia.
174: Yemen.
175: Oman.
176: United Arab Emirates.
177: Qatar.
178: Bahrain.
179: Kuwait.
180: Iraq.
181: Iran.
182: Turkmenistan.
183: Uzbekistan.
184: Kazakhstan.
185: Mongolia.
186: Kyrgyzstan.
187: Tajikistan.
188: Afghanistan.
189: Pakistan.
190: Nepal.
191: Bhutan.
192: India.
193: Maldives.
194: Sri Lanka.