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Publisher Description

The illustrated book gives historical and cultural background of major holidays around the world. Introduces major world carnival, festivals and parades.

Features

Where is the best time to spend February?
What nation celebrates Durga Puja in September?
What are major film festivals around the world?
Do you know what is celebrated on March 8, and where?
When is Vietnamese New Year, and how is it celebrated?
Educate yourself about world celebrations, observations, parades, carnivals, festivals and holidays
Use your down time to read about your favorite holidays
Navigate from Table of Contents or search for words or phrases.
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Table of Contents

Index By Month | A-Z Index

Holidays: Overview | National Holidays | International | Labour Day | Flag Day | Independence Day | Republic Day | Federal holiday (USA) | Unofficial | New Year | Secular Holidays List | Holidays of Japan | Chinese Holidays

Religious Holidays: Christian | Buddhist | Muslim | Jewish | Hindu | Bahá'í | Celtic/Pagan/Neopagan

Festivals: Overview | Arts Festival | Beer Festival | Literary Festival | Film Festival | Music Festival | Food Festival | Religious Festival | Sand Festival | Theatre Festival | Hot air balloon festivals | LGBT Festivals | Storytelling festival | New Media art festivals | Renaissance fair

Festivals by Country: Australia | Romania | Iran | Canada | United States | United Kingdom | Hindu | China | Japan

Carnivals: Overview | History | Around the world: Cities | Europe | Latin America | North America & Australia | Carnivals List | Parades | Parties

About Calendars: Liturgical year | Gregorian calendar | Roman Catholic calendar of saints | Islamic Calendar | Buddhist Calendar | Hebrew Calendar | Chinese Calendar

GENRE
Reference
RELEASED
2010
1 January
LANGUAGE
EN
English
LENGTH
1,565
Pages
PUBLISHER
MobileReference
SELLER
MobileReference
SIZE
2.9
MB

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