Anniversaries and Holidays

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American Library Association, 2000 - Reference - 311 pages
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This revised and updated guide is a reference source for libraries of all types and sizes, and for all classroom grade levels. With 3500 listings, it introduces an international flavour to the US and Western European holidays. It includes a Calendar of fixed days with listings by month and date.
 

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A good book for those who want an insight of important dates in various religions/cultures. But there is great scope to add more events to existing list.

Contents

P A R T O N E CALENDAR OF FIXED DAYS
1
February
19
March
36
April
55
May
74
June
94
July
110
August
128
November
183
December
200
P A R T T W O ON CALENDARS
218
The Gregorian Calendar and Its Antecedents
221
The Christian Liturgical Calendar
224
The Jewish Calendar
227
The Islamic Calendar
232
The Chinese Calendar
236

September
148
October
165
P A R T T H R E E RESOURCES
241
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