qReviews of previous editions: qvaluable...a wealth of information...many interesting historical illustrations...would be an asset to any collectionq--Booklist/RBB; qa charming book to browse...should offer up a great deal of enjoyment to those who use itq--ARBA; qa true encyclopedia of Christmas...recommendedq--Catholic Library Worldq--Now that Santa (Douglas Scale) is 150 years old, he must name his successor by 7 PM on Christmas Eve, lest the magic ... Originally a part of the Coptic Orthodox Church, the Ethiopian Church was granted its own patriarch in 19 5 9. ... aMerry Christmasa may be said in any of 84 different languages extant in Ethiopia, such as aMelkam Yelidet Beaala ... English is the most widely spoken foreign language.
|Title||:||The Christmas Encyclopedia, 3d ed.|
|Author||:||William D. Crump|
|Publisher||:||McFarland - 2001-09-15|