My Country, 'Tis of Thee: How One Song Reveals the History of Civil Rights

By Claire Rudolf Murphy
Illustrators Illustrated by Bryan Collier Edition

Hardcover edition

Publisher Macmillan Imprint Henry Holt ISBN


Awards and Honors New York Public Library, 100 Titles for Reading and Sharing 2014, Nonfiction; Notable Social Studies Trade Books for Young People - 2015, Kindergarten to Second Grade

My Country, 'Tis of Thee: How One Song Reveals the History of Civil Rights

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“More than any other, one song traces America’s history of patriotism and protest.” Discover how the lyrics have been adapted, from pre-colonial times to the present day. Source notes. Bibliography. Further resources. Music and lyrics for “My Country ’Tis of Thee.” Full-color illustrations done in watercolor and collage.
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