The Winter Solstice

The Winter Solstice

Book - 1994
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This book presents some of the beliefs associated with the shortest day of the year, explains the scientific basis of the solstice, and shows how ancient customs have influenced the way we celebrate holidays.
Publisher: Brookfield, Conn. : Millbrook Press, c1994
ISBN: 9781562944001
Branch Call Number: 394.2683 JAC
Characteristics: unpaged
Additional Contributors: Ellis, Jan Davey


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JCLBeckyC Dec 19, 2014

Good book to spark discussion about the origins of many of our modern winter holiday traditions. I read this to a class of 3rd graders and they enjoyed it more than I expected.

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