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St. Nicholas : a closer look at Christmas / Joe Wheeler & Jim Rosenthal.

Wheeler, Joe L., 1936- (Author). Rosenthal, James. (Added Author).
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West Lafayette Public Library - West Lafayette 394.2663 WHE (Text) 31951004135585 2nd Floor - Non-Fiction In process -

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  • ISBN: 9781418504076
  • ISBN: 1418504076
  • Physical Description: xxiii, 278 pages : illustrations (chiefly color) ; 31 cm
  • Publisher: Nashville, Tenn. : Thomas Nelson, c2005.

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Bibliography, etc. Note: Includes bibliographical references (p. 278).
Summary, etc.: "This beautiful, fully-illustrated coffee table book provides a closer look at Christmas and the St. Nicholas of history and legend. Full of historical information and rare illustrations from Christian traditions around the world, this book will entertain, inform, and inspire readers as it teaches the true meaning of Christmas giving.Joe Wheeler and Jim Rosenthal use stories and pictures to reclaim the historical St. Nicholas that inspired the Santa Claus story. Ultimately the authors show that the tradition of St. Nicholas can make the celebration of Christmas more meaningful" -- provided by publisher.
Subject: Nicholas, Saint, Bishop of Myra > Legends.
Santa Claus.
Christmas > History.
Christmas in art.

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