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A Christmas Carol by Charles Dickens – Movie Part 7 Part 8 Part 9

| December 25, 2007

 A   Christmas  Carol The Medieval Christmas traditions combined the celebration of the birth of Christ with the ancient Roman festival of Saturnalia, a pagan celebration for the Roman god of agriculture, and the Germanic winter festival of Yule.    At the time of the Industrial Revolution allowed workers little time for the celebration of Christmas.    However […]

A Christmas Carol by Charles Dickens – Movie Part 4 Part 5 Part 6

| December 25, 2007

A Christmas Carol Tiny Tim’s Ailment In the American Journal of Diseases of Children (Dec 1992), Dr. Donald Lewis,  an assistant professor of paediatrics and neurology at the Medical College of Hampton Roads in Norfolk, Virginia,  theorized that Tiny Tim, suffered from a kidney disease that made his blood too acidic. Apparently distal renal tubular […]

A Christmas Carol by Charles Dickens -Movie Part 1 Part 2 Part 3

| December 25, 2007

A Christmas Carol One of the most beloved stories in the history of Christmas.  Charles Dickens brilliantly takes us on a journey of beliefs, forgiveness, assumptions, faith, love, redemption and Christmas all in one night. Let us pour our eggnog together and put our feet up and watch this favourite movie with Alastair Sim in […]