Holiday seasons : Christmas, New Year and Easter in nineteenth-century New Zeala...

Name/Title

Holiday seasons : Christmas, New Year and Easter in nineteenth-century New Zealand

Maker

Clarke, Alison (Alison Jane), 1962-

Maker Role

Author

About this object

Shows how colonial settlers from the northern hemisphere adapted the age old festivals of Christmas, New Year and Easter to a new world of upside-down seasons, unfamiliar vegetation and cultural diversity. Includes bibliographical references (p. 171-185) and index.

Date Made

1979

Publisher

Collins

Publication Place

London

Series Title

AUP studies in cultural and social history.

Subject and Association Keywords

Holidays -- New Zealand -- History -- 19th century

Subject and Association Keywords

Festivals -- New Zealand -- History -- 19th century

Object Type

Book

ISBN/ISSN

9781869403829 (pbk.)

Object number

2014.1.0642

Copyright Licence  

All rights reserved

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