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Star-Spangled Story: Battle For America
Star-Spangled Story: Battle For America 1 x 60'
The Star-Spangled Banner is treasured for its powerful melody and stirring lyrics. And yet, only about 40% of U.S. citizens know all the words. And even fewer know their meaning.

Join us as we travel back to 1814, when Washington DC was under British attack during the Second War of Independence, and the very bricks and mortar of American democracy were reduced to smoking rubble. We examine the battle that inspired witness Francis Scott Key to immortalize its final moments, and then reveal how his poem transformed into an anthem.

Duration

1 x 60'

Production Company

Smithsonian Networks

Broadcaster

Smithsonian Networks

Definition

HD

YOP

2014

Delivery

Immediately

Production Company
Smithsonian Networks
Broadcaster
Smithsonian Networks
Definition
HD
YOP
2014
Delivery
Immediately

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