The joyous celebration of Easter is seen through a global perspective in this National Geographic volume featuring over 25 vibrant photographs. Witness the holiest day on the Christian calendar as it is celebrated throughout the world: from the famous Easter Egg Roll at the White House to the traditional bonfires throughout Europe, to colorful customs, to the universally popular dying of eggshells worldwide.
The first-person narrative leads young readers through the origins and traditions of this springtime festival of rebirth and hope. Reverend George Handzo gives parents and teachers a historical and cultural background in his informative note.
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Series: Nat Geo - Holidays Around The World
For Ages: 7+ years old
For Grades: 1 - 2
Number Of Pages: 32
Published: 13th February 2007
Publisher: National Geographic Kids
Country of Publication: US
Dimensions (cm): 26.04 x 22.23
Weight (kg): 0.39