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The Resource Why do Catholics eat fish on Friday? : the Catholic origin to just about everything, Michael P. Foley

Why do Catholics eat fish on Friday? : the Catholic origin to just about everything, Michael P. Foley

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Why do Catholics eat fish on Friday? : the Catholic origin to just about everything
Title
Why do Catholics eat fish on Friday?
Title remainder
the Catholic origin to just about everything
Statement of responsibility
Michael P. Foley
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Did you know that the origins of Groundhog Day stem from a Catholic tradition? Or that the common pretzel was once a Lenten reward for the pious? Why Do Catholics Eat Fish on Friday is a fascinating guide to the roots of all-things-Catholic. This smart and concise guide will introduce readers to the hidden heritage in many commonplace things that make up contemporary life
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DLC
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1970-
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Foley, Michael P.
Dewey number
282
Index
index present
LC call number
BX1754
LC item number
.F597 2005
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Catholic Church
  • Catholic Church
  • RELIGION / General
Label
Why do Catholics eat fish on Friday? : the Catholic origin to just about everything, Michael P. Foley
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Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 207-210) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Making the time -- Holidays and festivities -- Manners and dining etiquette -- Food and drink -- The arts -- Music and theater -- Sports and games -- Flowers and plants -- Insects, animals, and other natural phenomena -- Science -- Inventions -- Education and superstition -- American places -- International, national, and state symbols -- Law -- Words, words, words : Catholic, anti-Catholic, and post-Catholic -- Biblical names and expressions
Control code
ocm60321472
Dimensions
21 cm
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
214 pages
Isbn
9781403969675
Lccn
2005047524
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
  • 1190203
  • (Sirsi) o60321472
  • (OCoLC)60321472
Label
Why do Catholics eat fish on Friday? : the Catholic origin to just about everything, Michael P. Foley
Link
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 207-210) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Making the time -- Holidays and festivities -- Manners and dining etiquette -- Food and drink -- The arts -- Music and theater -- Sports and games -- Flowers and plants -- Insects, animals, and other natural phenomena -- Science -- Inventions -- Education and superstition -- American places -- International, national, and state symbols -- Law -- Words, words, words : Catholic, anti-Catholic, and post-Catholic -- Biblical names and expressions
Control code
ocm60321472
Dimensions
21 cm
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
214 pages
Isbn
9781403969675
Lccn
2005047524
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
  • 1190203
  • (Sirsi) o60321472
  • (OCoLC)60321472

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