Format:
Book
Author:
Flanders, Judith, author.
Title:
Christmas : a biography / Judith Flanders.
Edition:
First U.S. edition.
Publisher, Date:
New York : Thomas Dunne Books/St. Martin's Press, 2017.
Description:
vii, 245 pages, 1 unnumbered page : illustrations ; 25 cm
Summary:
"Christmas is all things to all people: a religious festival, a family celebration, a period of eating and drinking. In [this book], Flanders casts a sharp eye on myths, legends, and history, ... moving from the origins of the holiday in the Roman empire, through Christmas trees in central Europe, to what might be the first appearance of Santa Claus"--Amazon.com.
Subjects:
Christmas -- History.
Notes:
First published: Great Britain : Picador, 2017.
Includes bibliographical references (page 245-246).
LCCN:
2017027330
ISBN:
9781250118349
* 9781250118356
Other Number:
967056728
Current Holds:
1
Control Number:
1854091
Call Number:
394.2663
Course Reserves:
0
Copies at all libraries:
0
Copies at your local library:
2