Young Santa

Author: Dan Greenburg
Publisher: Scholastic Paperbacks
ISBN: 9780439616362
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Young Santa. Tells how Santa got his name, how he grew up at the North Pole, why he started asking children what they wanted for Christmas, and how he got started delivering presents. Reprint.

Young Santa 8 Copy

Author: Dan Greenburg
Publisher: Viking Children's Books
ISBN: 9780670778607
Size: 59.45 MB
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The Adventures Of Young Santa

Author: Michael Pace
Publisher: iUniverse
ISBN: 059516997X
Size: 61.33 MB
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The Adventures Of Young Santa. “Robin Hood in Red Fur!” Refreshingly different, this “early biography” tells the story of Santa Claus from birth through his first ride. It presents Santa as a full-blooded young man, a reluctant hero motivated by love. The story is fun and exciting, featuring sword fights, dank castles, hidden treasure, fierce Vikings, daring escapes, the secret elf civilization, deceit, jealousy, humor and young romance. The Book answers “historical”questions about Santa such as: Where was Santa was born? What was he was like as a kid? How did he get his name? How did he get to the North pole? What are the Elves’ names? Why does Santa brings us gifts on Christmas eve? Why is his suit red? Why does he go down chimneys? Why do bad kids get soot in their stockings? YOUNG SANTA is destined to become a holiday classic for young and old to enjoy year after year!

Young Claus

Author: J. Michael Sims
Publisher: Cygnet Trumpeter Pub
ISBN: 9780964597662
Size: 26.71 MB
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Young Claus. A fantasy about a young orphan who encounters many adventures in his mission to be Santa.

Santa Claus And The Scepter Of Christmas

Author: Holt Clarke
ISBN: 9780997933543
Size: 80.83 MB
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Santa Claus And The Scepter Of Christmas. Experience the friendship that saved Christmas! Join young Santa Claus and his delightful friends on another adventure as they journey deep into the Dark Wood where the naughty Magic Thief dwells. They must find and retrieve the Scepter of Christmas before the magic of Christmas is lost forever. An unforgettable tale where the bond of friendship proves the most powerful magic of all.

Hometown Santa Monica

Author: Jenn Garbee
Publisher: Prospect Park Publishing
ISBN: 0975393928
Size: 55.31 MB
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Hometown Santa Monica. Hometown Santa Monica continues in the same popular style as its Pasadena counterpart, a new breed of guidebook adding wit, personalities and color to reliable insider's advice on what to do, see, eat, drink, and experience in the cities fronting Santa Monica Bay. In words and full-color images, this sophisticated guide showcases the people and institutions, the history and stories, the art and architecture,and the quirks and charms of these vibrant communities.

Santa Monica

Author: Paula A. Scott
Publisher: Arcadia Publishing
ISBN: 9780738524696
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Santa Monica. An icon of Southern California and one of America's most imaginative and vibrant cities--the fitting destination at the end of Route 66--Santa Monica lies on the brink of the West and is known throughout the nation for its beaches and its Hollywood A-list locals With a foundation built by the Gabrielino Indians and molded by Spanish and Mexican land grants, railroad battles, and a constant influx of settlers, Santa Monica became an oceanside haven for actors and airplane companies, road races and ranchers.

Santa Anna Of Mexico

Author: Will Fowler
Publisher: U of Nebraska Press
ISBN: 9780803226388
Size: 56.21 MB
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Santa Anna Of Mexico. Antonio L¢pez de Santa Anna (1794?1876) is one of the most famous, and infamous, figures in Mexican history. Six times the country?s president, he is consistently depicted as a traitor, a turncoat, and a tyrant?the exclusive cause of all of Mexico?s misfortunes following the country?s independence from Spain. He is also, as this biography makes clear, grossly misrepresented. ø Will Fowler provides a revised picture of Santa Anna?s life, offering new insights into his activities in his bailiwick of Veracruz and in his numerous military engagements. The Santa Anna who emerges from this book is an intelligent, dynamic, yet reluctant leader, ingeniously deceptive at times, courageous and patriotic at others. His extraordinary story is that of a middle-class provincial criollo, a high-ranking officer, an arbitrator, a dedicated landowner, and a political leader who tried to prosper personally and help his country develop at a time of severe and repeated crises, as the colony that was New Spain gave way to a young, troubled, besieged, and beleaguered Mexican nation. ø ø

Coming Of Age In Times Of Crisis

Author: J. Hurtig
Publisher: Springer
ISBN: 0230617247
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Coming Of Age In Times Of Crisis. Coming of Age in Times of Crisis is an anthropological study of the intersecting roles of gender and schooling in the lives of rural Venezuelan youth as they make the transition to adulthood during times of national political and economic crisis. Strongly grounded in local detail while speaking to larger comparative issues and the crises that surround globalization, the study enables us to see how gender roles and social class are reproduced in a culture experiencing profound upheaval, and to see how rural Venezuelans have managed to reproduce and change their culture in these circumstances. This book is based on two-and-a-half years of ethnographic field research Hurtig conducted in the Andean region of Venezuela between 1991 and 1993, and again briefly in 1996.

Cyborgs Santa Claus And Satan

Author: Fraser A. Sherman
Publisher: McFarland
ISBN: 1476611017
Size: 14.67 MB
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Cyborgs Santa Claus And Satan. In the three decades since the first SF film produced for television--1968's Shadow on the Land--nearly 600 films initially released to television have had science fiction, fantasy, or horror themes. Featuring superheroes, monsters, time travel, and magic, these films range from the phenomenal to the forgettable, from low-budget to blockbuster. Information on all such American releases from 1968 through 1998 is collected here. Each entry includes cast and credits, a plot synopsis, qualitative commentary, and notes of interest on aspects of the film. Appendices provide a list of other films that include some science fiction, horror, or fantasy elements; a film chronology; and a guide to alternate titles.