Chase's 1997 Calendar of Events, 40th Anniversay Ed.

Author: Contemporary Books

Publisher: N.A

ISBN: 9780809231744

Category: Reference

Page: 752

View: 6491


Now bigger than ever--with 12,000 entries, Chase's is the directory that Americans have come to rely on for special events, holidays, ethnic celebrations, anniversaries, birthdays, fairs and festivals, historic events, and traditional and whimsical observances of all kinds. Extensively indexed by state and by category, entries include direct-access phone numbers, addresses, and attendence figures. Line art throughout.

Britain and the Americas

Culture, Politics, and History

Author: Will Kaufman,Heidi Slettedahl Macpherson

Publisher: ABC-CLIO

ISBN: 1851094318

Category: History

Page: 1157

View: 6748


A comprehensive encyclopedia covering the close ties between Britain and the whole of the Americas, examining Britain's cultural and political legacy to the nations of the New World. * More than 400 cross-referenced entries covering events and themes as diverse as the founding of the United States, British policy during the Civil War, the Suez crisis, and the impact of 20th-century popular music * Extensive bibliography listing sources ranging from archival letters to the most recent scholarship from the Americas and Britain