Celebrations Around the World: A Research Guide
Learn how different cultures and people celebrate holidays and festivals throughout the world. The materials listed below will get you started in your research to understand more about religious, secular, legal, public, and national celebrations and traditions around the world. The terms and phrases listed in the subject headings below can be used to search for more materials in the library's catalog and research databases. If you need further assistance, please ask a librarian.
|REFERENCE BOOKS | LAKENHEATH MIDDLE SCHOOL COLLECTION| WEB SITES | SUBJECT HEADINGS | RELATED RESEARCH GUIDES|
American Book of Days, 4th ed. by Stephen G. Christianson.
New York: H. W. Wilson, 2000. ISBN: 0824209540.
Chase's Calendar of Events. New York: McGraw-Hill,
2004Ė . Annual. ISBN: 0071424059.
Encyclopedia of Christmas & New Year's Celebrations.
Detroit: Omnigraphics, 2000. ISBN: 0780803876.
Festivals of the World: The Illustrated Guide to Celebrations,
Customs, Events, and Holidays edited by Elizabeth Breuilly, et al.
New York: Checkmark Books, 2002. ISBN: 0816044813.
The Folklore of American Holidays. Gale Research, 1987.
The Folklore of World Holidays, 2nd ed. Gale Research,
1998. ISBN: 0810389010.
Holidays, Festivals, and Celebrations of the World
Dictionary, 3rd ed . edited by Helene Henderson and Sue Ellen
Thompson. Detroit: Omnigraphics, 2004. ISBN: 0780804228.
Junior Worldmark Encyclopedia of World Holidays by Robert
H. Griffin and Ann H. Shurgin. 4 vols. Detroit: UXL, 2000. ISBN:
World Holiday, Festival & Calendar Books edited by
Tanya Gulevich. Detroit: Omnigraphics, 1998. ISBN: 0780800737.