Marriage Customs of the World
An Encyclopedia of Dating Customs and Wedding TraditionsBook - 2013
This book presents a comprehensive overview of global courtship and marriage customs, from ancient history to contemporary society, demonstrating the vast differences as well as the similarities across all of human culture.
* Over 300 topical entries organized in alphabetical order make this book a comprehensive, easy-to-use resource
* "Further Reading" sections following each entry promote deeper research
* Photographs of various elements of wedding celebrations illustrate the text