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Religious celebrations : an encyclopedia of holidays, festivals, solemn observances, and spiritual commemorations

Author: J Gordon Melton
Publisher: Santa Barbara, Calif. : ABC-CLIO, ©2011.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : EnglishView all editions and formats
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This two-volume work presents a comprehensive survey of all the ways people celebrate religious life around the globe.
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Genre/Form: Electronic books
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Religious celebrations.
Santa Barbara, Calif. : ABC-CLIO, ©2011
(DLC) 2011018594
(OCoLC)658003809
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: J Gordon Melton
ISBN: 9781598842067 1598842064
OCLC Number: 754582864
Description: 1 online resource (2 volumes (xxiii, 1036 pages)) : illustrations
Contents: V. 1. A-K --
v. 2. L-Z.
Responsibility: J. Gordon Melton, editor ; with James A. Beverley, Christopher Buch, Constance A. Jones.

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