Thanksgiving & other festivals of the harvest / Betsy Richardson.
- 2 of 2 copies available at NC Cardinal.
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|Location||Call Number / Copy Notes||Barcode||Shelving Location||Status||Due Date|
|Albert Carlton - Cashiers Community Library||YA 394.264 R (Text)||39493108428014||Young Adult New Nonfiction||Available||-|
|Lewisville Branch||YA394.264 R (Text)||0112521784324||Young Adult Nonfiction||Available||-|
- ISBN: 9781422241523
- ISBN: 1422241521
- Physical Description: 112 pages ; 24 cm.
- Publisher: Broomall, PA : Mason Crest, 
|Bibliography, etc. Note:||
Includes bibliographical references and index.
|Formatted Contents Note:||
Thanksgiving & other festivals of the harvest -- Origins of harvest rites and festivals -- Origins and celebrations of the Yam and Moon Festivals -- Origins and celebrations of the Midsummer's Day, Sukkot, and other harvest festivals -- Origins and celebrations of Thanksgiving -- Celebrating in Africa -- Celebrating in Asia -- Celebrating in Europe -- Celebrating in Latin America and the Caribbean -- Celebrating in the Middle East -- Celebrating in North America.
"This series explores the meanings and celebrations of holidays across religions and cultures around the world. It groups the holidays into volumes according to theme or by their common human experience. Each volume introduces readers to the origins, history, and common practices associated with the holidays before embarking on a worldwide tour that shows the regional variations and distinctive celebrations within specific countries. The reader will learn how these holidays started, what they mean to thepeople who celebrate them, and how different cultures celebrate them"-- Provided by publisher.
|Target Audience Note:||
Grade 7 to 8.
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