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Santa who?

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Publisher:
Morrow Junior Books,
Pub. Date:
1999.
Language:
English
Reading Level:
IL: LG - BL: 5.5 - AR Pts: 0.5
Lexile measure:
AD: Adult Directed 980L
Description
In telling the rich history of the Christmas gift-giver, Gail Gibbons draws upon many cultures. From the legend of Saint Nicholas to the Dutch Sinter Cleas, from "The Night before Christmas" to Thomas Nast's famous cartoons, her lively, well-researched text and sparkling illustrations show how the changing image of Santa became the beloved symbol of Christmas we know today.

Notable Children's Trade Books in the Field of Social Studies 2000, National Council for SS & Child. Book Council

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ISBN:
9780688155292
9780688155285
Reading Level:
LG
Level 5.5, 0.5 Points
Lexile measure:
AD: Adult Directed 980L
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Full title santa who
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Grouping Category book
Last Update 2018-05-21 23:05:26PM
Last Indexed 2018-05-24 01:08:39AM

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subject_facet Santa Claus -- Juvenile literature
title_display Santa who?
title_full Santa who? / Gail Gibbons
title_short Santa who?
topic_facet Santa Claus