Holidays, festivals, and celebrations of the world dictionary : detailing more than 3,000 observances from all 50 states and more than 100 nations : a compendious reference guide to popular, ethnic, religious, national, and ancient holidays ... / edited by Cherie D. Abbey

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Subjects: Holidays--Dictionaries
Formats: Print
Material Type: Books
Language: English
Audience: Unspecified
Edition: 4th ed
Published: Detroit, MI : Omnigraphics, c2010
LC Classification: G, GT
Physical Description: xviii, 1323 p. ; 29 cm
Additional Authors: Abbey, Cherie D
Notes: LCCN: 2009041138
ISBN: 9780780809949 (hardcover : alk. paper)
ISBN: 0780809947 (hardcover : alk. paper)
Rev. ed. of: Holidays, festivals, and celebrations of the world dictionary / edited by Helene Henderson. 3rd ed. c2005
Includes bibliographical references and indexes
Summary: "A comprehensive dictionary that describes more than 3,000 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"--Provided by publisher
OCLC Number: 455419580
ISBN/ISSN: 9780780809949