The Resource Christmas miscellany : everything you always wanted to know about Christmas, Jonathan Green., (ebook)

Christmas miscellany : everything you always wanted to know about Christmas, Jonathan Green., (ebook)

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Christmas miscellany : everything you always wanted to know about Christmas
Title
Christmas miscellany
Title remainder
everything you always wanted to know about Christmas
Statement of responsibility
Jonathan Green.
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Language
eng
Summary
Discover the meaning of the season's traditions! Have you ever wondered why we celebrate Christmas the way we do? In this whimsical book, Jonathan Green tells you all about the fascinating stories behind our most beloved holiday traditions. Make yourself cozy by the fireplace, open up this fully illustrated treasure trove, and learn: Why we sing carols Why we burn Yule logs Why we hang stockings Why we kiss under the mistletoe Why we send greeting cards Why there are twelve days of Christmas And what is figgy pudding? Each chapter explores a different custom and its history: when and where it started, how it has changed over the centuries, and why we still love to recreate it today. You'll learn why holly and ivy are important symbols, who Good King Wenceslas was, and why we eat turkey for Christmas dinner. Additional fun facts and trivia are sprinkled throughout, accompanied by classic illustrations. This is the perfect gift or stocking stuffer for curious-minded friends and family this holiday season!
Cataloging source
Midwest
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1971-
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Green, Jonathan
Dewey number
394.2663
Index
no index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
dictionaries
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hoopla digital
Series statement
Books of Miscellany
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  • Christmas
  • Questions and answers
  • Electronic books
Target audience
adult
Label
Christmas miscellany : everything you always wanted to know about Christmas, Jonathan Green., (ebook)
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online resource
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cr
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rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource
Form of item
  • online
  • electronic
Governing access note
Digital content provided by hoopla
Isbn
9781628732320
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(electronic bk.)
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computer
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rdamedia
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c
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MWT12352138
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remote
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MWT12352138
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Mode of access: World Wide Web
Label
Christmas miscellany : everything you always wanted to know about Christmas, Jonathan Green., (ebook)
Link
Publication
Distribution
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource
Form of item
  • online
  • electronic
Governing access note
Digital content provided by hoopla
Isbn
9781628732320
Isbn Type
(electronic bk.)
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Publisher number
MWT12352138
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
MWT12352138
System details
Mode of access: World Wide Web

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