Silent Night

Author: Stanley Weintraub
Publisher: Plume
ISBN: 9780452283671
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Silent Night from the Author: Stanley Weintraub. Describes the spontaneous celebration that occurred in the trenches on Christmas Eve in 1914 during World War I, when participants on both sides briefly put aside their differences to exchange gifts, share food, and enjoy a brief moment of peace.

Silent Night

Author: Candy Cane Press
Publisher: Candy Cane Press
ISBN: 9780824919344
Size: 39.85 MB
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Silent Night from the Author: Candy Cane Press. Junior Asparagus, Laura Carrot, and the other VeggieTales characters stage a nativity play based on the lyrics of "Silent Night."

Silent Night

Author: Nickohlas
Publisher: Booktango
ISBN: 1468905139
Size: 80.96 MB
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Silent Night from the Author: Nickohlas.

Child Of The Silent Night

Author: Edith Fisher Hunter
Publisher: Houghton Mifflin Harcourt
ISBN: 9780395068359
Size: 72.30 MB
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Child Of The Silent Night from the Author: Edith Fisher Hunter. The story of a blind and deaf child who was taught by the Perkins Institute to make herself understood.

Silent Night

Author: Stanley Weintraub
Publisher: Simon and Schuster
ISBN: 1471136779
Size: 61.13 MB
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Silent Night from the Author: Stanley Weintraub. SILENT NIGHT brings to life one of the most unlikely and touching events in the annals of war. In the early months of WWI, on Christmas Eve, men on both sides left their trenches, laid down their arms, and joined in a spontaneous celebration with their new friends, the enemy. For a brief, blissful time, remembered since in song and story, a world war stopped. Even the participants found what they were doing incredible. Germans placed candle-lit Christmas trees on trench parapets and warring soldiers sang carols. In the spirit of the season they ventured out beyond their barbed wire to meet in No Man's Land, where they buried the dead in moving ceremonies, exchanged gifts, ate and drank together, and joyously played football, often with improvised balls. The truce spread as men defied orders and fired harmlessly into the air. But, reluctantly, they were forced to re-start history's most bloody war. SILENT NIGHT vividly recovers a dreamlike event, one of the most extraordinary of Christmas stories.

Silent Night

Author: R.L. Stine
Publisher: Simon and Schuster
ISBN: 1442481161
Size: 13.34 MB
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Silent Night from the Author: R.L. Stine. Don’t open that present! If only Reva Dalby had listened to that warning. But beautiful, cold Reva won’t listen to anyone. She thinks she can have whatever—and whomever—she wants. After all, her daddy owns Dalby Department Stores. Now, someone has some surprises in store for her. Robbery? Terror? Even murder? Someone wants to treat Reva to a holiday she’ll never forget. Holiday cheer quickly turns to holiday chills for Reva. Someone is stalking her, and for the first time, her money can’t help her. Who can you turn to when murder comes gift-wrapped?

Silent Night

Author: Mary Higgins Clark
Publisher: Simon and Schuster
ISBN: 1847395430
Size: 71.86 MB
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Silent Night from the Author: Mary Higgins Clark. A young mother from the Midwest travels to New York during the Christmas season to be with her husband who lies desperately ill in hospital. She has brought with her their two young sons, hoping to salvage for them at least some of the joy of the holidays. She, however, is rapidly reaching a point of despair. While watching a street musician near Rockefeller Center's famous Christmas tree, Brian, the younger boy, sees another woman take his mother's wallet, and with it, not only all their money, but a precious family memento his grandmother has just given them, a St. Christopher medal which saved her husband's life in the war, and which she believes will save that of Brian's father. Without telling his mother what he is doing, Brian follows the thief into the city's subway system, thereby beginning a journey that will forever change not only his life, but that of his mother and the thief as well.

Silent Night

Author: Ellyn Sanna
Publisher: Barbour Publishing
ISBN: 9781593108939
Size: 59.53 MB
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Silent Night from the Author: Ellyn Sanna. DayMaker "greeting books" are back this Christmas season...and they're better than ever with four-color interiors and an unbelievable value price of just $2.97! These gorgeous gift books feature inspirational text--"stories, quotations, prayers, and more--"complemented by fantastic artwork. The hardback package makes it perfect as a stocking stuffer or holiday gift. As a bonus, a free mailing envelope is available for each book! Reminds readers of the wonder of that first Christmas night.

A Not So Silent Night

Author: Verlyn D. Verbrugge
Publisher: Kregel Publications
ISBN: 0825493455
Size: 77.16 MB
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A Not So Silent Night from the Author: Verlyn D. Verbrugge. This revolutionary book reveals the darker side of Christmas, a side that exposes pain, humiliation, fear, and danger. Timely and provocative, it is perfect for anyone who wants to get past holiday commercialization.