The fiestas

  • 48 Pages
  • 2.81 MB
  • English
Benchmark Books/Marshall Cavendish , New York
Festivals -- Mexico -- Juvenile literature., Festivals -- Mexico., Holidays -- Mexico., Mexico -- Social life and customs -- Juvenile literature., Mexico -- Social life and cus
About the Edition

Looks at some of the holidays and occasions celebrated in Mexico, and discusses the elements most fiestas have in common, including fireworks, music, dance, costumes, pinatas, and food.

StatementGeorge Ancona.
GenreJuvenile literature.
SeriesAncona, George. Viva Mexico!
LC ClassificationsGT4814.A2 A53 2002
The Physical Object
Pagination48 p. :
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL23020898M
ISBN 100761413278
LC Control Number00065080

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