About the Book
When the English parliament outlawed the celebration of Christmas in 1642, the Christmas-loving Englishmen responded fiercely. Many cities witnessed the full force of the Englishman's craving for Christmas, which included riots and violence. The ban on Christmas also sparked a passionate literary debate.
The Christmas Controversy relates the history of the fight for the right to celebrate Christmas.
Features & Details
- Category History
Standard Portrait, 8×10 in, 20×25 cm
- Publish Date Aug 10, 2010
- Tags Lucas J.M. Peters, christmas, Christmas, English, english, seventeenth, Seventeenth, century, Century, celebration, Celebration, Peters, peters, Lucas, lucas, L.J.M., Controversy, controversy, December, december, Holiday, holiday, Puritans, puritans, Ban, ban, Parliament, parliament, British, british, pamphlet, Pamphlet, War, war