Today in History – December 19th

On December 19th, 1843, Charles Dickens’s A Christmas Carol was published.

  • Learn about the impact of Dickens’s work on the tradition of Christmas celebration in The Man who Invented Christmas: How Charles Dickens’s A Christmas Carol Rescued His Career and Revived Our Holiday Spirit, written by Les Standiford, director of the Creative Writing Program at Florida International University, and available through ebrary, Inc.

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