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Cultural traditions in Australia

Author: Molly Aloian
Publisher: St. Catharines, ON ; New York, N.Y. : Crabtree Pub., ©2013.
Series: Cultural traditions in my world.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Juvenile audience : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Australia's culture is an interesting mix of ancient traditions passed down by the native peoples, as well as the traditions and culture of England, where most of its immigrant population came from. This book describes how British influence and the traditions, beliefs, and rituals of indigenous peoples have developed into many of the lively and colorful festivals celebrated today. Young readers will also learn how  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Juvenile works
Children's nonfiction
Juvenile literature
Ouvrages pour la jeunesse
Additional Physical Format: Aloian, Molly.
Cultural traditions in Australia.
St. Catharines, Ont. : Crabtree Pub., ©2012.
(CaOONL)20129039659
Material Type: Juvenile audience
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Molly Aloian
ISBN: 9780778775164 077877516X 9780778775218 0778775216 9781427190406 1427190402 9781427190949 1427190941
OCLC Number: 792881538
Notes: Includes index.
Description: 32 pages : color illustrations, color map ; 29 cm.
Contents: About Australia --
Let's celebrate! --
Australia Day --
Easter --
Anzac Day --
Labor Day --
Mabo Day --
Queen's birthday --
Ekka Day --
National Wattle Day --
Melbourne Cup Day --
Christmas --
New Year's Eve --
Aboriginal festivals.
Series Title: Cultural traditions in my world.
Responsibility: [Molly Aloian].

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Australia's culture is an interesting mix of ancient traditions passed down by the native peoples, as well as the traditions and culture of England, where most of its immigrant population came from. This book describes how British influence and the traditions, beliefs, and rituals of indigenous peoples have developed into many of the lively and colorful festivals celebrated today. Young readers will also learn how the Australian people celebrate family occasions.

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