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The Resource Halloween's spooky history, by Theodore Jones

Halloween's spooky history, by Theodore Jones

Label
Halloween's spooky history
Title
Halloween's spooky history
Statement of responsibility
by Theodore Jones
Title variation
Halloweens spooky history
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
"Costumes, jack-o-lanterns, and trick-or-treating -- these are all parts of the modern traditions of Halloween. Readers might wonder where this strange but fun holiday came from. This informative volume has the surprising answers. Both ancient beliefs and modern customs are covered in this comprehensible guide to Halloween's history. Colorful, informative photographs support and enhance the text."--
Member of
Summary
An introduction to the Halloween holiday discusses its history and traditions, including carving pumpkins, wearing costumes, and trick-or-treating
Assigning source
Amazon.com
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
10491614
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1978-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Jones, Theodore
Dewey number
394.2646
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
Interest level
LG
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/minGradeLevel
  • 2
  • 3
Nature of contents
bibliography
Reading level
3.1
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
Series statement
  • The history of our holidays
  • Leveled reader. Social studies
Study program name
Accelerated Reader AR
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Halloween
  • Halloween
  • Holidays
  • Halloween
Target audience
juvenile
Label
Halloween's spooky history, by Theodore Jones
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Strange holiday -- Samhain -- All Hallows' Eve -- Trick or treat? -- A holiday of traditions
Control code
1781895
Dimensions
19 cm.
Extent
24 pages
Isbn
9781482438925
Lccn
2015018175
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
color illustrations
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9781482438925
  • (OCoLC)908660920
Label
Halloween's spooky history, by Theodore Jones
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Strange holiday -- Samhain -- All Hallows' Eve -- Trick or treat? -- A holiday of traditions
Control code
1781895
Dimensions
19 cm.
Extent
24 pages
Isbn
9781482438925
Lccn
2015018175
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
color illustrations
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9781482438925
  • (OCoLC)908660920

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