Canada's Maple Leaf
The Story of Our FlagBook - 1999
The only children's book of its kind, Canada's Maple Leaf is a colorful history of Canada's unique flag. Kids will learn about the first flags that flew over Canada, the country's loyalty to the British flag and the great flag debate that led to our current flag. They'll see colorful images of provincial and territorial (including Nunavut's) flags and read fascinating stories about flags from around the world. This illustrated history includes flag etiquette, flag-raising procedures and how to send messages with international flag codes. Kids can also make and fly their own Canadian flag, by tracing the maple leaf in the book!
Publisher: Toronto : Kids Can Press, c1999
Characteristics: 32 p. : col. ill., col. maps