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Wernecke, Herbert H. (Herbert Henry) 1895-1975

Overview
Works: 22 works in 72 publications in 2 languages and 5,179 library holdings
Genres: Christmas stories  Commentaries  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Introductions  Carols 
Roles: Author, Editor, Compiler, Other
Classifications: GT4985, 394.268
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Herbert H Wernecke
Christmas customs around the world by Herbert H Wernecke( Book )

12 editions published between 1959 and 1981 in English and held by 1,683 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The first chapter traces the history of Christmas from the early centuries to the time of Colonial America, and explains the development of symbols and legends. Succeeding chapters describe both the religious and purely festive customs of sixty-six different countries, grouped according to large geographic areas. Chapters on "Recipes from around the world," and Christmas programs are included
Celebrating Christmas around the world by Herbert H Wernecke( Book )

15 editions published between 1962 and 1999 in English and held by 1,262 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This collection of articles and stories about Christmas customs is arranged alphabetically by continent and country: Africa, with the Congo and Matabeleland, to Asia, which treats Armenia, China, Iraq, and Thailand; to Europe; North America, touching on Labrador, Guatemala and Nicaragua; and ends with four South American countries
Christmas songs and their stories by Herbert H Wernecke( Book )

7 editions published between 1957 and 2005 in English and held by 602 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Tells the stories of 54 popular Christmas carols
Christmas stories from many lands by Herbert H Wernecke( Book )

3 editions published in 1961 in English and held by 570 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Includes Christmas stories that take place in the following countries and other places: The Arctic Ocean, Armenia, Austria, Belgium, Bulgaria, Canada, Congo, Cuba, Czechoslovakia, Denmarck, England, Finland, France, Germany, Holland, Hungary, India, Ireland, Italy, Japan, Mexico, Norway, Palestine, Bethlehem, Poland, Romania, Russia, Spain, Sweden, Switzerland, Syria, Turkey, Ukraine, United States, and Yugoslavia."
Tales of Christmas from near and far by Herbert H Wernecke( Book )

3 editions published in 1963 in English and held by 486 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Includes customs and traditions of thirteen national and ethnic groups living in the United States
The book of Revelation speaks to us by Herbert H Wernecke( Book )

1 edition published in 1954 in English and held by 163 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Carols, customs, and costumes around the world, for school, church, home, and world friendship groups( )

2 editions published in 1936 in English and held by 104 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When loved ones are called home by Herbert H Wernecke( Book )

8 editions published between 1950 and 2013 in English and held by 81 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This classic on grieving offers the sure and steadfast hope that separation from a loved one is not the end. It helps readers make the physical, emotional, and relational adjustments needed when a loved one departs this life, and it gives honest answers to the most difficult questions and doubts we have. With comforting Scriptures about death, life, and resurrection, as well as beautiful poetry that expresses our deepest emotions, When Loved Ones Are Called Home walks with readers as a friend through their pain and grief. Now with a beautiful, contemporary cover
Through four centuries : the story of the beginnings of the Evangelical and Reformed church, in the old world and the new, from the sixteenth to the twentieth century by Julius H Horstmann( Book )

1 edition published in 1938 in English and held by 67 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Faith" in the New Testament by Herbert H Wernecke( Book )

4 editions published between 1933 and 1934 in English and held by 56 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Picturesque songs and costumes around the world : for school, church, home and world friendship groups by R. J Stanovsky( )

2 editions published in 1937 in English and held by 40 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Christmas songs and Weihnachts-Lieder( )

2 editions published in 1934 in German and English and held by 26 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Favorite Christmas, folk, and sacred songs = weinachts, volks und geistliche lieder by Joseph R Stanovsky( )

1 edition published in 1948 in English and held by 18 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Christian faith and Christian living, or, Radiant church membership : syllabus and workbook for church membership, confirmation and Sunday School groups by Herbert H Wernecke( Book )

1 edition published in 1938 in English and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The authorship, date, and characteristics of the Gospel of Luke by Herbert H Wernecke( )

2 editions published in 1927 in English and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Carols, customs and costumes around the world, for school, church, home and world friendship groups by Herbert H Wernecke( Book )

2 editions published in 1936 in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Christmas Around the World by Herbert H Wernecke( Book )

1 edition published in 1966 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

How People learn about Christmas around the world
The Friedrich Herman and Charlotte (Luhman) Reineking family of Town Herman, Wis by Herbert H Wernecke( Book )

in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Astronomy : a handbook by Herbert H Wernecke( Book )

1 edition published in 2012 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

The William Wernecke family of Newton, Wis by Herbert H Wernecke( Book )

in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

 
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Christmas customs around the world
Alternative Names
Wernecke, Herbert H. b. 1895

Wernecke, Herbert H. (Herbert Henry), b. 1895

Wernecke, Herbert Henry 1895-

Wernecke, Herbert Henry 1895-1975

Languages
English (69)

German (1)

Covers
Celebrating Christmas around the worldWhen loved ones are called home