Complete Flags of the World
Dorling Kindersley Limited, Nov 3, 2008 - Reference - 240 pages
From Antigua to New Zealand discover the flags of the world with this complete guide published in association with the Flag Institute.
Travel to each country of the world using the small-scale map and find out about over 300 national, international, official and provincial flags from across the globe.
Each national flag is covered: detailed notes and annotations will tell you all about its history, design development, the significance of colours, symbols, crests and coats of arms and any recent changes. Updates include new flags for Montenegro, Kosovo and Lesotho.
Also features flags of major international organizations plus key flags in world history.
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Review: Complete Flags of the World (Smithsonian Handbooks)User Review - Kris - Goodreads
Love flags, love this book. THe only knock is that they talk about a few older national flags for some countries but don't show them. I want to see them all! Read full review
Review: Complete Flags of the World (Smithsonian Handbooks)User Review - Hotavio - Goodreads
A nice reference guide or something to spare random glances at. The guide shares terminology, symbology, and history (along with differing versions) of flags. The book serves as an annotated history ... Read full review