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The book of holidays.

Author: J Walker McSpadden
Publisher: New York, Crowell [1958]
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Explains why and how we celebrate special holidays of the world. Includes for quick reference a list of every holiday in the United States and its possessions, the date, where celebrated and why.
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Additional Physical Format: Online version:
McSpadden, J. Walker (Joseph Walker), 1874-1960.
Book of holidays.
New York, Crowell [1958]
(OCoLC)579406815
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: J Walker McSpadden
OCLC Number: 1283313
Description: 246 pages illustrations 21 cm
Contents: New Year's Day --
Lincoln's Birthday --
Saint Valentine's Day --
Washington's Birthday --
Saint Patrick's Day --
Pan-American Day and Latin-American holidays --
Good Friday and Easter --
May Day --
Arbor Day and Bird Day --
Mother's Day, Father's Day, and Children's Day --
Memorial Day --
Flag Day --
Independence Day --
Labor Day --
Rosh Hashanah and other Jewish holidays --
Columbus Day --
Halloween.
Responsibility: Illustrated by Robert Galster.

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Explains why and how we celebrate special holidays of the world. Includes for quick reference a list of every holiday in the United States and its possessions, the date, where celebrated and why.

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