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Holidays, festivals & celebrations of the world dictionary : detailing more than 3,300 observances from all 50 states and more than 100 nations

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Holidays, festivals & celebrations of the world dictionary : detailing more than 3,300 observances from all 50 states and more than 100 nations
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Holidays, festivals & celebrations of the world dictionary
Title remainder
detailing more than 3,300 observances from all 50 states and more than 100 nations
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Holidays, festivals, and celebrations of the world dictionary
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eng
Summary
  • "A comprehensive dictionary that describes more than 3,300 holidays and festivals celebrated around the world. Features both secular and religious events from many different cultures, countries, and ethnic groups. Includes contact information for events; multiple appendices with background information on world holidays; extensive bibliography; multiple indexes"--
  • Holidays, Festivals, and Celebrations of the World Dictionary has long been considered the standard reference source for information on holidays and other events. This new edition will include more than 3,300 holidays, festivals, commemorations, holy days, feasts and fasts, and other observances from all parts of the world-- international, national, regional, and local
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Holidays, festivals & celebrations of the world dictionary : detailing more than 3,300 observances from all 50 states and more than 100 nations
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Holidays, festivals & celebrations of the world dictionary : detailing more than 3,300 observances from all 50 states and more than 100 nations
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"A Compendious Reference Guide to Popular, Ethnic, Religious, National, and Ancient Holidays, Festivals, Celebrations, Commemorations, Holy Days, Feasts, and Fasts, Including Contact Information and Web Sites. Supplemented by Special Sections on Words Relating to Time, Calendar Systems, Phases of the Moon, the World¿s Major Living Religions, Facts about the U.S. States and Territories, Legal Holidays by State, Presidents of the United States, Facts about Countries around the World, Legal Holidays by Country, Tourism Information Sources; and by an Annotated Bibliography and Chronological, Historic, Ancient, Folkloric, Calendar, Promotional, Sports, and Subject Indexes."
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Includes bibliographical referenceses
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5th edition.
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1 online resource (3332 entries)
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online
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Access restricted to authorized users and institutions
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9781785395475
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electronic
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remote
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Mode of access: World Wide Web

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