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Title Holidays around the world : detailing more than 3,400 observances from all 50 states and more than 100 nations.

Publication Info. Detroit, MI : Omnigraphics, 2018.


Location Call No. OPAC Message Status
 Axe 3rd Floor Stacks  394.26 H717 2018    ---  Available
1 copy being processed for Axe Acquisitions Order.
Edition 6th edition.
Description viii, 1514 pages ; 29 cm
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Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and indexes.
Summary A compendious reference guide to popular, ethnic, religious, national, and ancient holidays, festivals, celebrations, commemorations, holy days, feasts, and fasts, including contact information and websites. 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, facts about the U.S. presidents, facts about countries around the world, legal holidays by country, tourism information sources; and by an annotated bibliography and chronology, historic, folkloric, calendar, promotional, sports, and subject indexes.
Subject Holidays -- Dictionaries.
Festivals -- Dictionaries.
Festivals. (OCoLC)fst00923329
Holidays. (OCoLC)fst00958730
Genre/Form Dictionaries. (OCoLC)fst01423826
ISBN 9780780816190 (hardcover ; alk. paper)
9780780816589 (ebook)

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