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Why does Santa wear red? : --and 100 other Christmas curiosities unwrapped

Author: Meera Lester
Publisher: Avon, Mass. : Adams Media, ©2007.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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A collection of facts, recipes, legends, customs, songs, and trivia about Christmas.
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Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Meera Lester
ISBN: 9781598694574 159869457X
OCLC Number: 132681429
Notes: "Contains materials adopted and abridged from The everything Christmas book, c1996 by F+W Publications, Inc."--Title page verso.
Description: vii, 248 pages : illustrations ; 16 cm
Contents: The first Christmas --
The history of Christmas --
The Victorian Christmas --
Joy to the world : Christmas around the globe --
Santa : a man of myth, reality, and mispronunciation --
Deck the halls --
All the little things we do --
Crafty gifts for all to make --
Giving and receiving --
A pop-culture Christmas --
Sugar plums dancing : recipes for the season --
A literary look at Christmas --
Christmas, a poet's pastime.
Other Titles: Everything Christmas book.
Responsibility: Meera Lester.
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A collection of facts, recipes, legends, customs, songs, and trivia about Christmas.

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