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Pageants, parades, festivals books

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Abdur Rahim Khan-i-Khanan Celebrating Rahim by Shakeel Hossain Abdur Rahim Khan-i-Khanan Celebrating Rahim

Abdur Rahim Khan-i- Khanan (1556-1627) was referred to in Mughal records as the `noble of nobles', and was praised in the verses of his contemporaries as a patron of legendary generosity and erudition. An unmatched soldier and statesman, Rahim served...
Format: Paperback - Released: 29/09/2017

All Dressed Up Modern Irish Historical Pageantry by Joan Fitzpatrick Dean All Dressed Up Modern Irish Historical Pageantry

In the early twentieth century, publicly staged productions of significant historical, political, and religious events became increasingly popular-and increasingly grand-in Ireland. These public pageants, a sort of precursor to today's opening ceremonies at the Olympic games, mobilized huge numbers of...
Format: Paperback - Released: 15/09/2017

Day of the Dead Wall Calendar 2018 (Art Calendar) by Day of the Dead Wall Calendar 2018 (Art Calendar)

The Art of Fine Gifts: The Day of the Dead is a festival of culture and youth. The beautiful rituals, the sugar skulls, the costumes and the festivities have grown into a massive counterculture across the western world. Informative text...
Format: Calendar - Released: 22/06/2017

The Greatest Show on Earth Behind the Microphone at The Royal Edinburgh Military Tattoo by Alasdair Hutton The Greatest Show on Earth Behind the Microphone at The Royal Edinburgh Military Tattoo

Alasdair Hutton recalls his time as the voice of the Royal Edinburgh Military Tattoo from when he first started in 1992. The book compiles his personal memories and pays tribute to the talented host of people he worked with along...
Format: Paperback - Released: 30/09/2016

A Mile of Make-Believe A History of the Eaton's Santa Claus Parade by Steve Penfold A Mile of Make-Believe A History of the Eaton's Santa Claus Parade

A Mile of Make Believe examines the unique history of the Santa Claus parade in Canada. This volume focuses on the Eaton's sponsored parades that occurred in Toronto, Montreal and Winnipeg as well as the shorter-lived parades in Calgary and...
Format: Hardback - Released: 31/08/2016

A Mile of Make-Believe A History of the Eaton's Santa Claus Parade by Steve Penfold A Mile of Make-Believe A History of the Eaton's Santa Claus Parade

A Mile of Make Believe examines the unique history of the Santa Claus parade in Canada. This volume focuses on the Eaton's sponsored parades that occurred in Toronto, Montreal and Winnipeg as well as the shorter-lived parades in Calgary and...
Format: Paperback - Released: 31/08/2016

The Eisteddfod by Hywel Teifi Edwards The Eisteddfod

The Eisteddfod, first published in 1990 as part of the University of Wales Press's Writers of Wales series, presents the history of the National Eisteddfod to an English-speaking audience.
Format: Paperback - Released: 20/07/2016

Ho-Chunk Powwows and the Politics of Tradition by Grant Arndt Ho-Chunk Powwows and the Politics of Tradition

Ho-Chunk powwows are the oldest powwows in the Midwest and among the oldest in the US, beginning in 1902 outside Black River Falls in west-central Wisconsin. Grant Arndt examines Wisconsin Ho-Chunk powwow traditions and the meanings of cultural performances and...
Format: Hardback - Released: 30/03/2016

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Europe for Festivals, Festivals for Europe The Guide 2015-2016 by European Festivals Association Europe for Festivals, Festivals for Europe The Guide 2015-2016

First edition of the foremost guide on cultural festivals in Europe, with contributions by more than 10 experts from all around the world.
Format: Hardback - Released: 28/10/2015

America's Favorite Holidays Candid Histories by Bruce David Forbes America's Favorite Holidays Candid Histories

Was Christmas always as commercialized as it is today? Is Thanksgiving a religious or secular holiday? When did we begin trick-or-treating on Halloween? This book reveals answers to questions about each holiday's traditions.
Format: Hardback - Released: 27/10/2015

America's Favorite Holidays Candid Histories by Bruce David Forbes America's Favorite Holidays Candid Histories

Was Christmas always as commercialized as it is today? Is Thanksgiving a religious or secular holiday? When did we begin trick-or-treating on Halloween? This book reveals answers to questions about each holiday's traditions.
Format: Paperback - Released: 27/10/2015

Cliffe Bonfire Society Through the Years by Brian W. Pugh Cliffe Bonfire Society Through the Years


Format: Paperback - Released: 12/10/2015

All Dressed Up Modern Irish Historical Pageantry by Dean Joan Fitzpatrick All Dressed Up Modern Irish Historical Pageantry

In the early twentieth century, publicly staged productions of significant historical, political, and religious events became increasingly popular - and increasingly grand - in Ireland. These public pageants, a sort of precursor to today's opening ceremonies at the Olympic games,...
Format: Hardback - Released: 01/11/2014

Playa Dust Collected Stories from Burning Man by Samantha Krukowski Playa Dust Collected Stories from Burning Man

The answers to the world's questions about Burning Man, a cult desert festival in the USA that is so popular that there is a lottery for its tickets and is so unique that much debate has been ignited about influence...
Format: Paperback - Released: 27/08/2014

Carnival and Culture Sex, Symbol, and Status in Spain by David D. Gilmore Carnival and Culture Sex, Symbol, and Status in Spain

Each year in the weeks preceding the deprivations of Lent, the Andalusian region of southern Spain erupts into madcap depravity, during a February carnival of riotous celebration. Carnival features subversive songs, burlesques and skits, transvestite parades, and public persecution of...
Format: Paperback - Released: 15/03/2014

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