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By William D. Crump

This significantly extended 3rd version of The Christmas Encyclopedia (2001) provides 281 new entries, bringing the full variety of Christmas subject matters to greater than 760. carrying on with within the structure of the former versions, a large choice of matters are integrated: person carols and songs; historic occasions at Christmastime; renowned Christmas symbols; Christmas crops, position names, and stamps; and celebrations in nations world wide, together with the origins of a few of the main loved traditions within the usa. particular to this paintings is its emphasis on Christmas as depicted within the renowned media, with entries masking literary works resembling Call Me Mrs. Miracle and Silver Bells, vintage tv sequence equivalent to Bonanza and Little condominium at the Prairie, films comparable to Arthur Christmas and Santa Clause 3, and tv specials expressing vacation themes.

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