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The Geneology Handbook: The Complete Guide to Tracing Your Family Tree

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Publisher Comments:

The most extensive and Internet-savvy resource of its kind available, with winning techniques for tracking your ancestors' lives.

In a class by itself when it comes to reference guides for the journey, THE GENEALOGY HANDBOOK opens all avenues for tracking down distant forebears and discovering long-lost living relatives. Exhaustive and immediately useful, this unbeatable book delivers critical tools and proven techniques for research with results--from finding clues within the routineclutter around a house to mining public archives to maximizing the World Wide Web.

Step by step, this hands-on resource shows how to start with evidence on-hand-old letters, photos-then get more. Along the way, it cheers on searchers with dramatic, real-life cases.

- Interview relatives and glean fresh insights from familiar anecdotes.

- Decipher antique handwriting and archaic language.

¥ Uncover clues in wills and probate documents.

- Maximize the data in census and cemetery records.

- Transform time-worn unidentified photographs into helpful sources.

Synopsis:

This extensive and Internet-savvy resource offers winning techniques for tracing one's family tree. Exhaustive and immediately useful, the book delivers critical tools and proven techniques for undertaking research with results. 500 full-color photos & illustrations.

Product Details

ISBN:
9780762103089
Subtitle:
The Complete Guide to Tracing Your Family Tree
Author:
Galford, Ellen
Publisher:
Readers Digest
Location:
Pleasantville, NY
Subject:
United states
Subject:
Genealogy
Subject:
Mystery & Detective - General
Subject:
Action & Adventure
Edition Description:
Hardback
Series Volume:
no. PR03
Publication Date:
20010507
Binding:
Hardback
Grade Level:
from 12
Language:
English
Illustrations:
Yes
Pages:
192
Dimensions:
10.48x7.90x.74 in. 1.94 lbs.
Age Level:
from 18

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"Synopsis" by , This extensive and Internet-savvy resource offers winning techniques for tracing one's family tree. Exhaustive and immediately useful, the book delivers critical tools and proven techniques for undertaking research with results. 500 full-color photos & illustrations.
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