Holidays and Festivals Index: A Descriptive Guide to Information on More Than 3,000 Holidays ...
Helene Henderson, Barry Puckett
Omnigraphics, 1995 - Festivals - 782 pages
A companion to Omnigraphics' Holidays, Festivals, and Celebrations of the World Dictionary, this index provides up-to-date information on more than 3,000 observances throughout the world. Holidays and Festivals Index functions as a master index to the Dictionary and more than twenty other standard reference works. It identifies sources on holidays, festivals, celebrations, commemorations, holy days, feasts and fasts, and other observances.
Helpful extra features include a section explaining various calendars of the world, summary tables of state and national public holidays, and an annotated bibliography of related texts. Extensive indexes: Chronological, Ethnic and Geographic, Name, and Religion.
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As the title indicates, this is strictly an index to holidays and festivals. No other information is included except name, derivation of name, location of celebration, ethnic or religious affiliation ... Read full review
Introduction by Tristram Potter Coffin
Legal Holidays by State
Legal Holidays by Country
Words Relating to Periods of Time
Comparative Table of Calendar Systems
A Descriptive Guide to Information on More
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