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How to Write Your Personal & Family History: A Resource Manual

By: Keith E. Banks

Price: $23.50

Publisher: Heritage Books, Inc:

Seller ID: B0143

ISBN: 1556131437

Condition: Softcover, Heritage Books, Inc


This is the book for everyone who wants to start working on their family or personal history but is intimidated by genealogical forms, charts and jargon. As the author explains, "There are no rules that must be observed, nor is there any 'accepted' way of doing [your family history]. One doesn't need years of education to become a family historian." This exciting and inspiring new guide provides "scores of ideas on how to compile, write, record, and pass on t... View more info

Genealogy is More than Charts

By: Lorna Duane Smith

Price: $14.95

Publisher: Heritage Books, Inc: (1991)

Seller ID: S0001

ISBN: 963246747

Condition: 347 pages, 5.5x8.5, (1991), 1997, 5.5x8.5, paper, 347 pp, Softcover, Heritage Books, Inc


347 pages, 5.5x8.5, (1991), 1997, 5.5x8.5, paper, 347 pp, Softcover, Heritage Books, Inc View more info

Indexing Family Histories: Simple Steps for a Quality Product

By: Patricia Law Hatcher and John V. Wylie

Price: $5.00

Publisher: Heritage Books, Inc: 1994

Seller ID: H0073

ISBN: 915156733

Condition: 22 pages, 7x10, 1994, 7x10, paper, 22 pp, Softcover, Heritage Books, Inc


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Adventures In Genealogy

By: Patrick G. Wardell

Price: $20.50

Publisher: Heritage Books, Inc: 2001

Seller ID: W1864

ISBN: 0788418645

Condition: 195 pages, 2001, paper, index, 195 pp, Softcover, Heritage Books, Inc


Are you curious about the mysteries of genealogical research? Are you an amateur genealogist? THIS BOOK IS FOR YOU! Young people, and even seasoned genealogists, will appreciate the genealogical journey with its trials and its humor. Share the secrets of an avid genealogical researcher, author of numerous genealogy books, and genealogy teacher. These pages offer insight on methods, valuable tips, and warnings of common pitfalls. Nicknames, orphans, censuses, military pen... View more info

In Search of Family History: A Starting Place

By: Paul Drake

Price: $27.00

Publisher: Heritage Books, Inc: 1992

Seller ID: D0718

ISBN: 1556137184

Condition: 145 pages, 8.5x11, 1992, 8?x11, paper, index, 145 pp, Softcover, Heritage Books, Inc


Grown from class materials this book will guide you from your first interview through exploring cemeteries, churches and the secrets of your local libraries to discovering the treasures hidden in courthouses and the National Archives. In his own unique style the author will alert you to the true value of your data, teach you how to weigh your information, and warn you of the pitfalls you may encounter. This large-format book is illustrated with no less than thirty docume... View more info

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You Ought to Write All That Down: A Guide to Organizing and Writing Genealogical Narrative. Revised Edition

By: Paul Drake

Price: $34.00

Publisher: Heritage Books, Inc: (1998)

Seller ID: D0989

ISBN: 0788409891

Condition: 218 pages, 8.5x11, (1998), 2007, 8.5x11, paper, index, 218 pp, Softcover, Heritage Books, Inc


A companion piece to In Search of Family History, A Starting Place. We all have been told that we should write a book. Here is a complete, detailed, and well written guide for planning, organizing, writing, publishing and selling such a work. Included are sections on how to glean the most information from some old sources, write interestingly and clearly, site sources and avoid copyright problems. Instructions also cover the use of numbering systems, illustrations, chart... View more info

Missing Pieces: How to Find Birth Parents and Adopted Children. A Search and Reunion Guidebook

By: Paul Drake and Beth Sherrill

Price: $27.50

Publisher: Heritage Books, Inc: (2004)

Seller ID: D2534

ISBN: 0078842534X

Condition: 302 pages, 5.5x8.5, (2004), 2008, 5.5x8.5, paper, 302 pp, Softcover, Heritage Books, Inc


Here is a complete “how-to” find adopted children or birth parents. Such reunions are ever more desired and in favor today, and of all researchers genealogists are the best trained to undertake such searches for themselves or for others for hire. Author Beth Sherrill, a social worker by profession, was surrendered over to adoption at birth, she having been the only one of six children given up by her birth mother. Paul Drake, JD, is a nationally known genea... View more info

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Genealogy: How To Find Your Ancestors, Revised Edition

By: Paul Drake, J.D. and Margaret Grove Driskill

Price: $29.00

Publisher: Heritage Books, Inc: (2000)

Seller ID: D1476

ISBN: 0788414763

Condition: 145 pages, 8.5x11, (2000), 2010, 8?x11, paper, 145 pp, Softcover, Heritage Books, Inc


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Family History On The Move: Where Your Ancestors Went and Why

By: Roger Kershaw , Mark Pearsall

Price: $12.95

Publisher: The National Archives [United Kingdom]:

Seller ID: 365929

ISBN: 1903365929

Condition: 256 pages, 4 1/2 x 6 1/4, The National Archives [United Kingdom]


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Local Schools: Exploring Their History

By: Ronald E. Butchart

Price: $24.95

Publisher: AltaMira Press: January 1986

Seller ID: 050821

ISBN: 0-910050-82-1

Condition: 136 pages, paperback, AltaMira Press


While exploring your nearby history, you will find that your community's schools have helped to shape its traditions and culture. Yet, how do you go about digging into your educational past? Fortunately, Local Schools provides this information, aiding you in your search. Prompting questions concerning educational experiences in your community and pointing you toward places to find answers, Local Schools will help you figure out what the schools in your community do and h... View more info

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My Family Tree Workbook

By: Rosemary Chorzempa

Price: $3.95

Publisher: Dover Publications:

Seller ID: 242293

ISBN: 0486242293

Condition: 64 pages, 8 1/4 x 11, paperback, Dover Publications


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