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Halloween: The History of America’s Darkest Holiday David J. Skal

Halloween: The History of America’s Darkest Holiday

David J. Skal

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ISBN : 9780486805214
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256 pages
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Cultural critic David J. Skal takes an in-depth look at one of Americas most perplexingly popular holidays in this original mix of personal anecdotes and social analysis. Skal examines the traditions dark Celtic history and traces its evolution inMoreCultural critic David J. Skal takes an in-depth look at one of Americas most perplexingly popular holidays in this original mix of personal anecdotes and social analysis. Skal examines the traditions dark Celtic history and traces its evolution in the course of a few generations from a quaint, small-scale celebration to a mammoth marketing event.