ISBN 1 904919 20 0
135 x 202 mm
The Book of WHEN?
Compiled and edited by Rodney Dale
A Dictionary of TIMES & SEASONS
Among the treasures you will discover in When?
Canada Day July I; observed as a public holiday in Canada in commemoration of the proclamation of dominion status in 1867.
Fire Festivals The four ancient Celtic quarter days (Samhain, Imbolc, Beltane and Lughnasadh).
Red Letter Day A lucky day; a day to be recalled with delight. In ecclesiastical calendars important feast days and saints' days were illuminated (now printed) in red (rubrication), other days in black.
Yellow River 'When the Yellow River runs clear' is a Chinese expression for 'never'.