Resources: Bibliography

Bonds of Affection: Americans Define Their Patriotism
Bodnar, John
Princeton, N.J.: Princeton University Press, 1996
For Which It Stands: An Anecdotal History of the American Flag
Corcoran, Michael
New York: Simon & Schuster, 2002
So Proudly We Hail: The History of the United States Flag
Furlong, William Rea and Byron McCandless
Washington, D.C.: Smithsonian Institution Press, 1981
Terror on the Chesapeake: The War of 1812 on the Bay
George, Christopher T.
Shippensburg, PA: White Mane Books, 2000
The American Flag, 1777-1924: Cultural Shifts from Creation to Codification
Guenter, Scot M.
New Jersey: Fairleigh Dickinson University Press, 1990
Flag: An American Autobiography
Leepson, Marc
New York: Thomas Dunne Books/St. Martin’s Press, 2005
The Dawn’s Early Light
Lord, Walter
New York: W.W. Norton & Co., Inc., 1992
The American Flag: Two Centuries of Concord & Conflict
Madaus, Howard Michael, et al.
Santa Cruz, Calif.: VZ Publications, 2006
The Flag, the Poet, and the Song: The Story of the Star-Spangled Banner
Molotsky, Irvin
New York: Plume, 2001 (or Dutton)
The Darkest Day: The Washington-Baltimore Campaign of 1812
Muller, Charles G.
Philadelphia: University of Pennsylvania Press, 2003
To Die For: The Paradox of American Patriotism
O'Leary, Cecilia
Princeton, N.J.: Princeton University Press, 1999
The Burning of Washington: The British Invasion of 1814
Pitch, Anthony S.
Annapolis, Md.: Naval Institute Press, 2000
Stars and Stripes Forever: The History, Stories, and Memories of Our American Flag
Schneider, Richard H.
Schneider, Richard H.
Guardian of the Star-Spangled Banner
Sheads, Scott Sumpter
Maryland: Toomey Press, 1999
The Rockets’ Red Glare: The Maritime Defense of Baltimore 1814
Sheads, Scott Sumpter
Centerville, MD: Tidewater Publishers, 1986
The Battle for Baltimore
Whitehorne, Joseph A.
Maryland: The Nautical and Aviation Publishing Co. of America, 1997