The English Year download free [PDF and Ebook] by Steve Roud

The English Year download free [PDF and Ebook] by Steve Roud year 2008
  • Book name: The English Year
  • Author: Steve Roud
  • Release date: 2008/11/5
  • Publisher: PENGUIN BOOKS LTD
  • Language: English
  • Genre or Collection: Reference
  • ISBN: 9780141021065
  • Rating: 7.65 of 10
  • Votes: 786
  • Review by: Kane Trask
  • Review rating: 8.94 of 10
  • Review Date: 2018/10/8
  • Total pages: 688
  • Includes a PDF summary of 55 pages
  • Description or summary of the book: This enthralling book will take you, month-by-month, day-by-day, through all the festivities of English life. From national celebrations such as New Year's Eve to regional customs such as the Padstow Hobby Horse procession, cheese rolling in Gloucestershire and Easter Monday bottle kicking in Leeds, it explains how they originated, what they mean and when they occur.A fascinating guide to the richness of our heritage and the sometimes eccentric nature of life in England, The English Year offers a unique chronological view of our social customs and attitudes
  • Estimated reading time (average reader): 29H14M23S
  • Other categories, genre or collection: Sociology: Customs & Traditions, Regional Studies, British & Irish History, Social & Cultural History, Folklore, Myths & Legends, Social & Cultural Anthropology, Guidebooks
  • Available formats: PDF, TXT, GIF, WORD, EPUB, JPEG, DOC, BMP. Compressed in Z, GZ, RAR, ZIP, TGZ
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  • Format: Paperback
  • Approximate value: 20.07 USD
  • Dimensions: 129x198x30mm
  • Weight: 493g
  • Printed by: Not Available
  • Published in: London, United Kingdom
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