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The Resource Arlington National Cemetery and the Tomb of the Unknown Soldier, Jinnow Khalid

Arlington National Cemetery and the Tomb of the Unknown Soldier, Jinnow Khalid

Label
Arlington National Cemetery and the Tomb of the Unknown Soldier
Title
Arlington National Cemetery and the Tomb of the Unknown Soldier
Statement of responsibility
Jinnow Khalid
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
The United States commemorates unidentified fallen soldiers in a special way. All unknown soldiers that have lost their lives since World War I are honored through tombs, which symbolize the courage and bravery possessed by the unknown people buried inside them. Arlington Cemetery, home to the Tomb of the Unknown Soldier, boasts a peaceful atmosphere appropriate for the burial ground of hundreds of thousands of United States soldiers. This title uses primary sources and stunning imagery to introduce students to the history behind one of the country s most unifying institutions
Member of
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Khalid, Jinnow
Dewey number
975.5/295
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
F234.A7
LC item number
K48 2018
Literary form
non fiction
Series statement
Landmarks of democracy: American institutions
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Arlington National Cemetery (Arlington, Va.)
  • Arlington National Cemetery (Arlington, Va.)
  • Tomb of the Unknowns (Va.)
  • Arlington (Va.)
  • Buildings
  • Tomb of the Unknowns (Va.)
  • Virginia
  • Tomb of the Unknowns (Va.)
  • Arlington (Va.)
  • Arlington National Cemetery (Arlington, Va.)
  • Tomb of the Unknowns (Va.)
Target audience
juvenile
Label
Arlington National Cemetery and the Tomb of the Unknown Soldier, Jinnow Khalid
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Includes index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Honoring sacrifice -- From memorial to headquarters -- The need for a military cemetery -- Property of the United States -- Notable graves -- The Tomb of the Unknown Soldier -- Becoming a tomb guard -- The changing of the guard -- Unknown soldiers from other wars -- The nation's most hallowed grounds
Control code
ocn965754193
Dimensions
24 cm.
Edition
First edition.
Extent
24 pages
Isbn
9781508160953
Lccn
2016056424
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
color illustrations
System control number
  • (Sirsi) a933452
  • (OCoLC)965754193
Label
Arlington National Cemetery and the Tomb of the Unknown Soldier, Jinnow Khalid
Publication
Note
Includes index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Honoring sacrifice -- From memorial to headquarters -- The need for a military cemetery -- Property of the United States -- Notable graves -- The Tomb of the Unknown Soldier -- Becoming a tomb guard -- The changing of the guard -- Unknown soldiers from other wars -- The nation's most hallowed grounds
Control code
ocn965754193
Dimensions
24 cm.
Edition
First edition.
Extent
24 pages
Isbn
9781508160953
Lccn
2016056424
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
color illustrations
System control number
  • (Sirsi) a933452
  • (OCoLC)965754193

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