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001    ocm43993085 
003    OCoLC 
005    20020212175225.0 
008    000428t20002000miu      b    001 0 eng   
010       00033630 
020    0780804236|qalkaline paper 
035    (OCoLC)43993085 
040    DLC|beng|cDLC|dSTJ|dWaOLN 
049    STJR 
050 00 GT3930|b.T48 2000 
082 00 394.26/01/48|221 
092    394.26|bT476H 
100 1  Thompson, Sue Ellen,|d1948- 
245 10 Holiday symbols /|cby Sue Ellen Thompson. 
250    Second edition. 
264  1 Detroit, MI :|bOmnigraphics,|c[2000] 
264  4 |c©2000 
300    xv, 694 pages ;|c24 cm 
336    text|btxt|2rdacontent 
337    unmediated|bn|2rdamedia 
338    volume|bnc|2rdacarrier 
500    "A guide to the legend and lore behind the people, places,
       food, animals, and other symbols associated with holidays 
       and holy days, feasts and fasts, and other celebrations, 
       covering popular, ethnic, religious, national, and ancient
       events, as observed in the United States and around the 
       world." 
504    Includes bibliographical references and indexes. 
505 00 |t Advent |g 1 -- |t All Souls' Day |g 5 -- |t America's 
       Cup |g 9 -- |t Annunciation of the Blessed Virgin Mary, 
       Feast of the |g 12 -- |t Aoi Matsuri |g 15 -- |t Apache 
       Girls' Sunrise Ceremony |g 16 -- |t April Fools' Day |g 18
       -- |t Arbor Day |g 20 -- |t Ascension Day |g 22 -- |t 
       Ashura |g 27 -- |t Ash Wednesday |g 30 -- |t Assumption of
       the Blessed Virgin Mary, Feast of the |g 32 -- |t Awoojoh 
       |g 36 -- |t Awuru Odo Festival |g 37 -- |t Bastille Day |g
       40 -- |t Beltane |g 42 -- |t Blessing of the Waters |g 45 
       -- |t Boston Marathon |g 48 -- |t Bouphonia |g 50 -- |t 
       Braemar Highland Gathering |g 52 -- |t Candlemas |g 55 -- 
       |t Carnival |g 58 -- |t Chinese New Year |g 62 -- |t 
       Ch'ing Ming |g 68 -- |t Christmas |g 72 -- |t Christmas 
       Eve |g 85 -- |t Chrysanthemum Festival |g 91 -- |t Chung 
       Yeung |g 94 -- |t Chusok |g 96 -- |t Columbus Day |g 99 --
       |t Compitalia |g 102 -- |t Corpus Christi, Feast of |g 104
       -- |t Daytona 500 |g 109 -- |t Dewali |g 111 -- |t 
       Dionysia |g 114 -- |t Distaff Day |g 118 -- |t Double 
       Fifth |g 119 -- |t Durga Puja |g 124 -- |t Earth Day |g 
       128 -- |t Easter |g 130 -- |t Egungun Festival |g 137 -- 
       |t Ember Days |g 139 -- |t Epiphany, Feast of the |g 141 -
       - |t Esala Perahera |g 148 -- |t Exaltation of the Cross, 
       Feast of the |g 151 -- |t Father's Day |g 155 -- |t Feast 
       of Fools |g 157 -- |t Flag Day |g 160 -- |t Floralia |g 
       163 -- |t Flute Ceremony |g 165 -- |t Fourth of July |g 
       167 -- |t Ganesh Chaturthi |g 176 -- |t Gauri Festival |g 
       179 -- |t Gion Matsuri |g 182 -- |t Good Friday |g 183 -- 
       |t Green Corn Dance |g 188 -- |t Guru Nanak's Birthday |g 
       190 -- |t Guy Fawkes Day |g 193 -- |t Hajj |g 196 -- |t 
       Halashashti |g 202 -- |t Halloween |g 203 -- |t Hanami |g 
       211 -- |t Hanukkah |g 213 -- |t Harvest Home Festival |g 
       216 -- |t Henley Royal Regatta |g 219 -- |t Hina Matsuri 
       |g 221 -- |t Hogmanay |g 224 -- |t Hola Mohalla |g 227 -- 
       |t Holi |g 229 -- |t Holy Innocents' Day |g 232 -- |t Hopi
       Snake Dance |g 235 -- |t Hungry Ghosts Festival |g 239 -- 
       |t Id al-Adha |g 242 -- |t Id al-Fitr |g 244 -- |t Imbolc 
       |g 247 -- |t Incwala |g 249 -- |t Indianapolis 500 |g 251 
       -- |t Inti Raymi Festival |g 253 -- |t Iroquois Midwinter 
       Ceremonies |g 255 -- |t Janmashtami |g 258 -- |t John 
       Canoe Festival |g 260 -- |t Juneteenth |g 262 -- |t 
       Kamakura Matsuri |g 265 -- |t Kartika Snan |g 267 -- |t 
       Kataklysmos Day |g 269 -- |t Kentucky Derby |g 270 -- |t 
       King, Jr.'s Birthday, Martin Luther |g 272 -- |t Kodomo-No
       -Hi |g 274 -- |t Kumbha Mela |g 277 -- |t Kupalo Festival 
       |g 279 -- |t Kwakiutl Midwinter Ceremonies |g 280 -- |t 
       Kwanzaa |g 283 -- |t Lag Ba-Omer |g 289 -- |t Lammas |g 
       293 -- |t Lantern Festival |g 294 -- |t Laylat al-Miraj |g
       298 -- |t Laylat al-Qadr |g 301 -- |t Lazarus Saturday |g 
       303 -- |t Leap Year Day |g 305 -- |t Lemuralia |g 307 -- 
       |t Lent |g 310 -- |t Li Ch'un |g 313 -- |t Lincoln's 
       Birthday |g 315 -- |t Loi Krathong |g 318 -- |t Losar |g 
       320 -- |t Lotus, Birthday of the |g 323 -- |t Lughnasa |g 
       324 -- |t Luilak |g 328 -- |t Lupercalia |g 329 -- |t 
       Martenitza |g 334 -- |t Martinmas |g 336 -- |t Maskal |g 
       338 -- |t Masters Golf Tournament |g 340 -- |t Maundy 
       Thursday |g 342 -- |t Mawlid al-Nabi |g 346 -- |t May Day 
       |g 349 -- |t Memorial Day |g 353 -- |t Michaelmas |g 356 -
       - |t Mid-Autumn Festival |g 359 -- |t Mid-Lent Sunday |g 
       363 -- |t Midsummer Day |g 366 -- |t Mother's Day |g 369 -
       - |t Naga Panchami |g 373 -- |t Navajo Mountain Chant |g 
       375 -- |t Navajo Night Chant |g 378 -- |t Nawruz |g 382 --
       |t New Yam Festival |g 386 -- |t New Year's Day |g 388 -- 
       |t New Year's Eve |g 392 -- |t Niman Katchina |g 395 -- |t
       Obon Festival |g 398 -- |t Obzinky |g 401 -- |t October 
       Horse Sacrifice |g 402 -- |t Ogun Festival |g 404 -- |t 
       Olympic Games |g 406 -- |t Onam |g 408 -- |t Oshogatsu |g 
       411 -- |t Palio, Festival of the |g 420 -- |t Palm Sunday 
       |g 424 -- |t Parilia |g 427 -- |t Paro Tsechu |g 429 -- |t
       Paryushana |g 431 -- |t Passover |g 433 -- |t Pentecost |g
       439 -- |t Pitra Paksa Festival |g 442 -- |t Plough Monday 
       |g 446 -- |t Pongal |g 449 -- |t Posadas, Las |g 451 -- |t
       Powamu Festival |g 452 -- |t Procession of the Swallow |g 
       455 -- |t Purim |g 456 -- |t Raksha Bandhan |g 462 -- |t 
       Ramadan |g 464 -- |t Ram Navami |g 467 -- |t Rath Yatra |g
       470 -- |t Reek Sunday |g 471 -- |t Rocket Festival |g 474 
       -- |t Rosh Hashanah |g 475 -- |t Royal Ascot |g 479 -- |t 
       St. Barbara's Day |g 484 -- |t St. Blaise's Day |g 486 -- 
       |t St. Bridget's Day |g 489 -- |t St. Catherine's Day |g 
       491 -- |t St. Christopher's Day |g 494 -- |t St. David's 
       Day |g 496 -- |t St. Elmo's Day |g 498 -- |t St. Francis 
       of Assisi, Feast of |g 500 -- |t St. George's Day |g 502 -
       - |t St. Joseph's Day |g 505 -- |t St. Lucy's Day |g 508 -
       - |t St. Mennas's Day |g 511 -- |t St. Patrick's Day |g 
       512 -- |t St. Stephen's Day |g 518 -- |t St. Swithin's Day
       |g 521 -- |t St. Sylvester's Day |g 523 -- |t St. Thomas 
       the Apostle's Day |g 525 -- |t Samhain |g 528 -- |t San 
       Fermin Festival |g 530 -- |t Saturnalia |g 533 -- |t 
       Sennin Gyoretsu |g 535 -- |t Setsubun |g 538 -- |t Shab-i-
       Barat |g 539 -- |t Shalako Ceremony |g 541 -- |t Shavuot 
       |g 544 -- |t Shichi-Go-San |g 547 -- |t Shick-Shack Day |g
       549 -- |t Shivaratri |g 551 -- |t Shrove Tuesday |g 553 --
       |t Simhat Torah |g 556 -- |t Sol |g 560 -- |t Songkran |g 
       563 -- |t Soyaluna |g 565 -- |t Sukkot |g 567 -- |t Summer
       Solstice |g 572 -- |t Sun Dance |g 577 -- |t Super Bowl 
       Sunday |g 579 -- |t Tanabata |g 583 -- |t Tano Festival |g
       587 -- |t Teej |g 591 -- |t Terminalia |g 593 -- |t Tet |g
       595 -- |t Thaipusam |g 597 -- |t Thanksgiving |g 599 -- |t
       Thesmophoria |g 605 -- |t Tisha be-Av |g 607 -- |t Tori-no
       -ichi |g 609 -- |t Tour de France |g 611 -- |t Tu Bishvat 
       |g 613 -- |t Twelfth Night |g 615 -- |t Vaisakh |g 619 -- 
       |t Valentine's Day |g 622 -- |t Vasant Panchami |g 626 -- 
       |t Vata Savitri |g 628 -- |t Vernal Equinox |g 630 -- |t 
       Vesak |g 632 -- |t Veterans' Day |g 635 -- |t Walpurgis 
       Night |g 638 -- |t Wampanoag Powwow |g 640 -- |t 
       Washington's Birthday |g 641 -- |t Wianki Festival of 
       Wreaths |g 643 -- |t Wimbledon |g 645 -- |t Wind Festival 
       |g 647 -- |t Winter Solstice |g 649 -- |t Yom Kippur |g 
       652.   
650  0 Holidays. 
650  0 Festivals. 
650  0 Fasts and feasts. 
994    01|bSTJ 
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