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Chase's Calendar of Events 2017

The Ultimate Go-To Guide for Special Days, Weeks and Months, 60th Edition

Editors of Chase's

Find out what's going on any day of the year, anywhere across the globe!

The world’s datebook,
Chase's is the definitive day-by-day resource of what America and the wider world are celebrating and commemorating. FFounded in 1957, Chase's observes its 60th anniversary with the 2018 edition! Users will find everything worth knowing and celebrating for each day of the year: 12,500 holidays, historical milestones, famous birthdays, festivals, sporting events and much more. "One of the most impressive reference volumes in the world."--Publishers Weekly.

ounded in 1957 on a reputation for accuracy and comprehensiveness, this annual publication has become the must-have reference used by experts and professionals for more than fifty years. From celebrity birthdays to historical anniversaries, from astronomical phenomena to national awareness days, from award ceremonies and sporting events to religious festivals and carnivals, Chase's is the one-stop shop for everything that is happening now or is worth remembering from the past.

The 2017 Edition of
Chase's Calendar of Events brings you information about:

  • The 500th anniversary of Martin Luther's Ninety-Five Theses
  • The 150th anniversary of the Dominion of Canada
  • The 100th anniversary of the Russian Revolution
  • The 100th anniversary of splitting the atom
  • The 50th anniversary of the Summer of Love
  • Frank Lloyd Wright's 150th birth anniversary
  • and much more!
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Bernan Press
Pages: 752Size: 8 1/2 x 11
978-1-59888-858-4 • Paperback • September 2016 • $85.00 • (£54.95)
978-1-59888-859-1 • eBook • September 2016 • $80.00 • (£52.95)
Chase's Calendar of Events is produced by an in-house team of editors and researchers based in Chicago, IL. Chase's was first published on December 4, 1957, by brothers William and Harrison Chase.
[All] librarians recognize that there are standard books to keep on hand for ready-reference, despite the perception that you can Google everything. Among them is Chase’s Calendar of Events, the most comprehensive reference available on special events, holidays, federal and state observances, historic anniversaries, and more. (Previous Edition Praise)
Booklist, 2015

It’s one of the most impressive reference volumes in the world. (Previous Edition Praise)
Publishers Weekly, 2015