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The Resource Thanksgiving : the biography of an American holiday, James W. Baker ; foreword by Peter J. Gomes

Thanksgiving : the biography of an American holiday, James W. Baker ; foreword by Peter J. Gomes

Label
Thanksgiving : the biography of an American holiday
Title
Thanksgiving
Title remainder
the biography of an American holiday
Statement of responsibility
James W. Baker ; foreword by Peter J. Gomes
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Member of
Accompanying matter
  • bibliography
  • music
Cataloging source
DLC
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1926-2011
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Baker, James W.
Dewey number
394.264909
Series statement
Revisiting New England : the new regionalism
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
Thanksgiving Day
Label
Thanksgiving : the biography of an American holiday, James W. Baker ; foreword by Peter J. Gomes
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [259]-266) and index
Contents
A Thanksgiving detective story -- New England's Puritan holy days -- The traditional New England Thanksgiving -- The classic New England Thanksgiving dinner -- The nation embraces Thanksgiving, 1780-1880 -- Nineteenth-century holiday imagery in literature and art -- Enter the Pilgrims -- Pilgrims are for kids: Thanksgiving in the progressive classroom -- Imaging the holiday -- Parades, patriotism, and consumption -- Consensus and competition: the postwar Thanksgiving -- New myths for old-- Thanksgivingunder siege -- Thanksgiving now, then, and forever
Control code
BK0008374848
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
xii, 273 p.
Isbn
9781584658016
Isbn Type
: PAP
Lccn
2009012348
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
(Sirsi) l2009012348
Label
Thanksgiving : the biography of an American holiday, James W. Baker ; foreword by Peter J. Gomes
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [259]-266) and index
Contents
A Thanksgiving detective story -- New England's Puritan holy days -- The traditional New England Thanksgiving -- The classic New England Thanksgiving dinner -- The nation embraces Thanksgiving, 1780-1880 -- Nineteenth-century holiday imagery in literature and art -- Enter the Pilgrims -- Pilgrims are for kids: Thanksgiving in the progressive classroom -- Imaging the holiday -- Parades, patriotism, and consumption -- Consensus and competition: the postwar Thanksgiving -- New myths for old-- Thanksgivingunder siege -- Thanksgiving now, then, and forever
Control code
BK0008374848
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
xii, 273 p.
Isbn
9781584658016
Isbn Type
: PAP
Lccn
2009012348
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
(Sirsi) l2009012348

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