Kathleen Stokker provides a fascinating description of Norwegian Christmas folk traditions and their evolution in the U.S. with hundreds of evocative stories, recipes and memories. With scores of accounts of ancient and modern Christmases, this book reminds Norwegians and Norwegian-Americans of their connections to each other and explains how their celebrations differ on this joyous family holiday. Paperback.
This book is from the most successful visual travel guide series ever, with beautifully commissioned photographs and invaluable tips about where to stay, eat, and visit. It includes information of local customs, currency, medical services, and transportation. If you are planning a trip to Sweden, you’ll want to have this book along. All the most interesting sights to see are covered, along with practical advice on recreational activities, nightlife, and local culinary specialties. 352 pages. Sturdy flex-cover paperback with flaps.