Now You Know Christmas: The Little Book of Answers

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Dundurn, Sep 1, 2007 - Reference - 96 pages
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From oversized socks filled with treats to firs in living rooms and strange stories and songs, Christmas makes us all scratch our heads now and then. Now You Know Christmas will help everyone make sense of the holiday season, with answers to questions like:

How fast would Santa have to travel in order to deliver toys to all the children in the world in one night?

Why are Christmas songs called "carols"?

Why did the Wise Men bring gold, frankincense and myrrh as gifts?

 

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Contents

Santa Claus St Nicholas Other GiftBringers
11
Trees Other Decorations
23
Customs Traditions
31
History
43
Christmas in the Bible
51
Movies TV Books
59
Carols Other Music
71
GiftGiving Cards
79
Reindeer Elves
83
Food Drink
91
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About the author (2007)

Doug Lennox is an internationally acclaimed broadcaster, a veteran character actor, a commercial voice artist, and a best-selling author. He has appeared in more than 60 films and television features, including X-men, Police Academy, Lonesome Dove, and Against the Ropes, and he has shared screen time with Meg Ryan, Hugh Jackman, James Garner, Burt Reynolds, Holly Hunter, Charles Bronson, Eric McCormack, Gary Oldman, and many others.

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