The Resource Holiday symbols, Sue Ellen Thompson, editor

Holiday symbols, Sue Ellen Thompson, editor

Label
Holiday symbols
Title
Holiday symbols
Statement of responsibility
Sue Ellen Thompson, editor
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1948-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Thompson, Sue Ellen
Dewey number
394.26/01/48
Index
index present
LC call number
  • GT3930
  • H62.Z5
LC item number
  • .T48 1998
  • T52 1998
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Holidays
  • Festivals
  • Fasts and feasts
  • Jours fériés
  • Festivals
  • Fêtes religieuses
  • Feestdagen
  • Feesten
  • Gedenkdagen
  • Festivals
  • Symbolen
  • Volkscultuur
  • Encyclopedieën (vorm)
Label
Holiday symbols, Sue Ellen Thompson, editor
Link
Instantiates
Publication
Note
"A guide to the legend and lore behind the people, places, food, animals, and other symbols associated with holidays and holy days, feasts and fasts, and other celebrations, covering popular, ethnic, religious, national, and ancient events, as observed in the United States and around the world."
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and indexes
Contents
Aboakyer Festival -- Advent -- All Souls' Day -- Annunciation of the Blessed Virgin Mary, Feast of the -- Aoi Matsuri -- April Fools' Day -- Arbor Day -- Ascension Day -- Ashura -- Ash Wednesday -- Assumption of the Blessed Virgin Mary, Feast of the -- Awoojoh -- Awuru Odo Festival -- Bastille Day -- Beltane -- Blessing of the Waters -- Boston Marathon -- Bouphonia -- -- Candlemas -- Carnival -- Chinese New Year -- Ch'ing Ming -- Christmas -- Christmas Eve -- Chrysanthemum Festival -- Chung Yeung -- Compitalia -- Dewali -- Dionysia -- Distaff Day -- Double Fifth -- Durga Puja -- Easter -- Egungun Festival -- Epiphany, Feast of the -- Esala Perahera -- Father's Day -- Feast of Fools -- Floralia -- Flute Ceremony -- Fourth of July -- Ganesh Chaturthi -- Gauri Festival -- Good Friday -- Green Corn Dance -- Guy Fawkes Day -- Hajj -- Halashashti -- Halloween -- Hanukkah -- Hina Matsuri -- Hogmanay -- Holi -- Holy Innocents' Day -- Hopi Snake Dance -- Hungry Ghosts Festival -- Id al-Adha -- Id al-Fitr -- Imbolc -- Incwala -- Inti Raymi Festival -- Ironman Triathlon World Championship -- Iroquois Midwinter Ceremony -- Janmashtami -- John Canoe Festival -- Juneteenth -- Kartika Snan -- Kataklysmos Day -- Kentucky Derby -- King, Jr.'s Birthday, Martin Luther -- Kupalo Festival -- Kwanzaa -- Lag Ba-Omer -- Lammas -- Lantern Festival / Laylat al-Miraj -- Laylat al-Qadr -- Lazarus Saturday -- Leap Year Day -- Lemuralia -- Lent -- Li Ch'un -- Loi Krathong -- Lotus, Birthday of the -- Lughnasa -- Luilak -- Lupercalia
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
1 online resource (xiii, 558 pages)
Form of item
online
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)47127724
Label
Holiday symbols, Sue Ellen Thompson, editor
Link
Publication
Note
"A guide to the legend and lore behind the people, places, food, animals, and other symbols associated with holidays and holy days, feasts and fasts, and other celebrations, covering popular, ethnic, religious, national, and ancient events, as observed in the United States and around the world."
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and indexes
Contents
Aboakyer Festival -- Advent -- All Souls' Day -- Annunciation of the Blessed Virgin Mary, Feast of the -- Aoi Matsuri -- April Fools' Day -- Arbor Day -- Ascension Day -- Ashura -- Ash Wednesday -- Assumption of the Blessed Virgin Mary, Feast of the -- Awoojoh -- Awuru Odo Festival -- Bastille Day -- Beltane -- Blessing of the Waters -- Boston Marathon -- Bouphonia -- -- Candlemas -- Carnival -- Chinese New Year -- Ch'ing Ming -- Christmas -- Christmas Eve -- Chrysanthemum Festival -- Chung Yeung -- Compitalia -- Dewali -- Dionysia -- Distaff Day -- Double Fifth -- Durga Puja -- Easter -- Egungun Festival -- Epiphany, Feast of the -- Esala Perahera -- Father's Day -- Feast of Fools -- Floralia -- Flute Ceremony -- Fourth of July -- Ganesh Chaturthi -- Gauri Festival -- Good Friday -- Green Corn Dance -- Guy Fawkes Day -- Hajj -- Halashashti -- Halloween -- Hanukkah -- Hina Matsuri -- Hogmanay -- Holi -- Holy Innocents' Day -- Hopi Snake Dance -- Hungry Ghosts Festival -- Id al-Adha -- Id al-Fitr -- Imbolc -- Incwala -- Inti Raymi Festival -- Ironman Triathlon World Championship -- Iroquois Midwinter Ceremony -- Janmashtami -- John Canoe Festival -- Juneteenth -- Kartika Snan -- Kataklysmos Day -- Kentucky Derby -- King, Jr.'s Birthday, Martin Luther -- Kupalo Festival -- Kwanzaa -- Lag Ba-Omer -- Lammas -- Lantern Festival / Laylat al-Miraj -- Laylat al-Qadr -- Lazarus Saturday -- Leap Year Day -- Lemuralia -- Lent -- Li Ch'un -- Loi Krathong -- Lotus, Birthday of the -- Lughnasa -- Luilak -- Lupercalia
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
1 online resource (xiii, 558 pages)
Form of item
online
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)47127724

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