More stories behind the best-loved songs of Christmas
by Collins, Ace.
|Format:||Print Book 2006|
|Availability:||Available at 2 Libraries 2 of 2 copies|
Ace Collins has dug deep to uncover the true stories behind your favorite Christmas songs. Explore how these songs came into being, and discover a deeper appreciation for these melodic messages of peace, hope, and joy that celebrate the birth of Jesus.
ContentsHandel's hallelujah chorus
Let there be peace on earth
Santa Claus is coming to town
O Christmas tree
Thank God for kids
We wish you a merry Christmas
Merry Christmas, darling
Sweet little Jesus boy
Some children see him
The star carol
Come, thou long-expected Jesus
It's beginning to look a lot like Christmas
The coventry carol
Here comes Santa Claus (right down Santa Claus Lane)
If every day was like Christmas
While shepherds watched their flocks by night
It wasn't his child
Christmas in the country
Come and see what's happening in the barn
Carol of the bells
Little drummer boy
I saw three ships
We need a little Christmas
Auld lang syne/Christmas auld lang syne.
-- History and criticism.
Popular music -- History and criticism.
Christmas music -- History and criticism.
|Publisher|| Grand Rapids, Mich. :Zondervan,2006
217 pages ; 20 cm