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Carnival

Author: Daniel Shafto
Publisher: New York : Chelsea House, ©2009.
Series: Holidays and celebrations (Chelsea House)
Edition/Format:   Print book : Juvenile audience : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Carnival examines the history and pagan roots of this holiday and details the different customs unique to particular areas, including Europe, Latin America, the Caribbean, and North America.
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Genre/Form: Juvenile works
Juvenile literature
Material Type: Juvenile audience
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Daniel Shafto
ISBN: 9781604130959 1604130954
OCLC Number: 298541177
Description: vii, 96 pages : color illustrations ; 25 cm.
Series Title: Holidays and celebrations (Chelsea House)
Responsibility: Daniel Shafto.

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Throughout the world, there is no holiday celebrated quite like Carnival. During this loud, boisterous, colorful holiday, mayhem seems to dominate societies in the last grand celebration of life  Read more...

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