Patriotism. A satire
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Published by printed for T. Cooper in London .
Written in English

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SeriesEighteenth century -- reel 1290, no. 2.
The Physical Object
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL16854981M

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  Ramendra Kumar (Ramen) is a children’s writer with 37 books to his name. He has won 31 awards in the competition for writers of children’s literature organised by Children’s Book Trust (CBT), over the years. He also dabbles in satire, poetry, fiction and travelogues. One kind of patriotism. Created / Published Harper's Weekly, New York, J Subject Headings Humor, satire Medium x 28 cm. Rare Book And Special Collections Division. Patriotism is defined as a devotion to one's country. A patriot further supports and acts in defense of his or country. The term refers generally to a concept of national loyalty. The derivative of the word patriotism is from the Greek word patris, meaning fatherland. The concept of patriotism is multifaceted and is approached in different ways. Patriotism or national pride is the feeling of love, devotion and sense of attachment to a homeland and alliance with other citizens who share the same sentiment. This attachment can be a combination of many different feelings relating to one's own homeland, .