This illustrated book gives historical and cultural background of Christmas. Navigate easily to any chapter from Table of Contents or search for the words or phrases.
Table of Contents:
Christmas: About | History | The Nativity | Bringers of gifts | Decorations | Economics | Christmas Eve
Christianity: Nativity of Jesus | Nativity Scene | Three Wise Men | Star of Bethlehem | Saint Nicholas Day | Twelfth Night | Epiphany | Advent | Christmastide
Folklore: Father Christmas | Saint Nicholas | Santa Claus | Mrs. Claus | Santa Claus' Reindeer | Rudolph | Elves | Ebenezer Scrooge | Other Characters
Traditions: Twelve Days of Christmas | Christmas tree | Wassailing | Yule log | Stockings | Ornaments | Lights | Christmas markets | Plants | Food | Feasts | Events | Christmas worldwide | Christmas music and songs | The Nutcracker
Christmas Carols: About | Best known | List
Literature (Fiction): The Dead by James Joyce | The Night Before Christmas by Clement Clarke Moore
Charles Dickens: Christmas Stories | A Christmas Carol | The Haunted Man and The Ghost's Bargain
Recipes: Apple pie | Christmas Cake | Christmas Ham | Christmas Pudding | Cream Cheese Mints | Pumpkin Pie
Society: Christmas Controversy | Christmas Creep | Christmas Truce | Xmas | Quotes regarding Christmas
Here are some key features of "All About Christmas (Symbian)":
· Who is Mrs. Claus?
· How to make an apple pie
· What are the lyrics of "O Little Town of Bethlehem"
· How to take care of Christmas Cactus
· Read Charles Dickens's Christmas Stories
· What is Advent and how it is celebrated?
· Use your down time to read about your favorite holiday
· Navigate from Table of Contents or search for words or phrases.
· Make bookmarks, notes, highlights
· Searchable and interlinked.
· Access the e-book anytime, anywhere - at home, on the train, in the subway.
· Automatic synchronization between the handheld and the desktop PC. You could read half of the book on the handheld, then finish reading on the desktop. Annotations and drawings are also synchronized.
· MobiPocket Reader
· Free first & last chapters included in the demo.