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The holiday handbook

Author: Carol Barkin; Elizabeth James
Publisher: New York : Clarion Books, ©1994.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Juvenile audience : EnglishView all editions and formats
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A handbook of secular holidays, arranged by season, describing their origins, ways to celebrate them, and other pertinent facts.
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Genre/Form: Juvenile works
Nonfiction
Juvenile literature
Material Type: Juvenile audience
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Carol Barkin; Elizabeth James
ISBN: 0395650119 9780395650110 0395678889 9780395678886
OCLC Number: 26634908
Description: xv, 240 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm
Contents: Leif Eriksson day. --
Columbus day. --
National grouch day. --
Dictionary day. --
World food day. --
United Nations day. --
Halloween. --
National sandwich day. --
Veterans day. --
Thanksgiving. --
Kwanzaa. --
New year's day. --
Martin Luther King day. --
Groundhog day. --
Valentine's day. --
Presidents' day. --
Leap year day. --
Johnny Appleseed day. --
St. Patrick's day. --
April fool's day. --
International children's book day. --
Earth day. --
Mother Goose day. --
Mother's day. --
Memorial day. --
Flag day. --
Father's day. --
Independence day. --
International left-handers day. --
National aviation day. --
Women's equality day. --
Labor day. --
Public lands day. --
National grandparents day. --
International day of peace.
Responsibility: by Carol Barkin and Elizabeth James ; illustrations by Melanie Marder Parks.
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A handbook of secular holidays, arranged by season, describing their origins, ways to celebrate them, and other pertinent facts.

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