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American Christmases

firsthand accounts of holiday happenings from early days to modern times

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Published by John F. Blair in Winston-Salem, N.C .
Written in English

    Places:
  • United States
    • Subjects:
    • Christmas -- United States -- History.,
    • United States -- Social life and customs.

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references (p. ) and index.

      Statementcompiled by Joanne Martell.
      ContributionsMartell, Joanne, 1926-
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsGT4986.A1 A64 2005
      The Physical Object
      Paginationp. cm.
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL3404118M
      ISBN 100895873192
      ISBN 109780895873194
      LC Control Number2005019404

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        'I spent 16 Christmases in a Thai jail after I was used as a drugs mule': South African mother Vanessa Goosen has now written a book about her ordeal e-mail Most watched News videos. “While a number of other stories in The Sketch Book were better known, none would have a greater impact on American culture than these four Christmas essays,” writes biographer Brian Jay Jones. Irving wrote with fondness of old English Christmases, with their dinners and dancing and singing, their decorations and blazing fires, their air of.

        The lack of decorations didn’t make our Christmases growing up less meaningful. And now, having the tree and the lights isn’t about the items themselves, but about connecting with my sister and the space that the tree creates for it. Christmas music, like most things, doesn’t happen by accident.   As the book’s subtitle suggests, Berlin was a New Yorker through and through, notwithstanding a fair amount of flights to Hollywood, where he Author: Eric Grode.


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