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Holidays, festivals, and celebrations of the world dictionary : detailing nearly 2,500 observances from all 50 states and more than 100 nations : a compendious reference guide to popular, ethnic, religious, national, and ancient holidays ...

Author: Helene Henderson
Publisher: Detroit, MI : Omnigraphics, ©2005.
Series: Gale virtual reference library.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : English : 3rd edView all editions and formats
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"Contains information about nearly 2,500 holidays, festivals, holy days, feasts and fasts, and other observances, including popular, secular, and religious celebrations for more than 100 countries and every state of the United States"--Provided by publisher.
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Genre/Form: Electronic books
Dictionaries
Dictionnaires anglais
Additional Physical Format: Holidays, festivals, and celebrations of the world dictionary.
Detroit, MI : Omnigraphics, ©2005
(DLC) 13758006
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Helene Henderson
ISBN: 9781849721554 1849721556 9780780809826 0780809823 9780780804227 0780804228
OCLC Number: 436845875
Notes: Includes graphical cross-reference mapper.
Reproduction Notes: Electronic reproduction. [S.l.] : HathiTrust Digital Library, 2010. MiAaHDL
Description: 1 online resource (xxxv, 906 pages).
Details: Master and use copy. Digital master created according to Benchmark for Faithful Digital Reproductions of Monographs and Serials, Version 1. Digital Library Federation, December 2002.
Contents: Words relating to periods of time --
United States Presidents --
Legal holidays by state --
Legal holidays by country --
Domestic tourism information sources --
International tourism information sources --
Bibliography --
Indexes --
Cronological --
Fixed days and events --
Movable days --
Special subject indexes --
Ancient/pagan --
Calendar --
Folkloric --
Historic --
Promotional --
Sporting.
Series Title: Gale virtual reference library.
Responsibility: edited by Helene Henderson.

Abstract:

"Contains information about nearly 2,500 holidays, festivals, holy days, feasts and fasts, and other observances, including popular, secular, and religious celebrations for more than 100 countries and every state of the United States"--Provided by publisher.
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