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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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Immigrants And Aliens: A Guide to Sources on UK Immigration and Citizenship

By: Roger Kershaw and Mark Pearsall

Price: $19.95

Publisher: The National Archives [United Kingdom]:

Edition: 2

Seller ID: 365625

ISBN: 1903365627

Condition: 144 pages; 7 1/4" x 9 1/2", paper, The National Archives [United Kingdom]


Over the centuries there have been many waves of immigrants (or aliens as they are often described in official documentation) arriving in Britain. From medieval times Jews, Huguenots and many religious minorities escaping from persecution have made their home in this country. In more recent times many people from former British colonies have come to Britain for economic reasons.The National Archives holds a wealth of records relating to immigration to these shores: lists of arrivals, naturalisation papers, records of religious dissenters and spies are among the key sources for those tr... View more info

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Making Use of the Census [UK]

By: Sue Lumas

Price: $12.95

Publisher: The National Archives [United Kingdom]:

Edition: 4

Seller ID: 365359

ISBN: 190336535X

Condition: 128 pages; 7 1/4" x 9 1/2", paper, The National Archives [United Kingdom]


Census records are some of the most valuable and frequently used by family historians and the release of a new census every ten years is an eagerly anticipated event. Published to coincide with the opening of 1901 Census in January 2002, this new edition incorporates all the essential details for researchers wishing to exploit this new and important resource.It also offers practical advice to historians to find their way into the nineteenth century returns. It provides help in tracking down individuals as part of a family tree, and is equally helpful to social or economic historians, f... View more info

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The Plantagenet Roll Of The Blood Royal, Being a Complete Table Of All The Descendants Now Living Of Edward III, King of England: The Clarence Volume, Containing the Descendants of George, Duke of Clarence

By: The Marquis of Ruvigny and Raineval

Price: $51.50

Publisher: Heritage Books, Inc: (1905)

Seller ID: R1721

ISBN: 0788417215

Condition: 712 pages, 5.5x8.5, (1905), 2001, 5.5x8.5, paper, index, 2 vols., 712 pp, Softcover, Heritage Books, Inc


The Blood Royal of Britain having been so favourably received, the author has determined to continue his work, and to attempt to trace all the living descendants of King Edward III (1312-1377) and his consort Queen Philippa of Hainault (c1309-1369), and to show the number of descents which each descendant has.712 pages, 5.5x8.5, (1905), 2001, 5.5x8.5, paper, index, 2 vols., 712 pp, Softcover, Heritage Books, Inc View more info

The Blood Royal of Britain: Tudor Roll. Being a Roll of the Living Descendants of Edward IV and Henry VII, Kings of England, and James III, King of Scotland

By: The Marquis of Ruvigny and Raineval

Price: $46.00

Publisher: Heritage Books, Inc: (1903, 2000)

Seller ID: R1693

ISBN: 788416936

Condition: 621 pages, 5.5x8.5, (1903, 2000), 2011, 5?x8?, paper, index, 621 pp, Softcover, Heritage Books, Inc


621 pages, 5.5x8.5, (1903, 2000), 2011, 5?x8?, paper, index, 621 pp, Softcover, Heritage Books, Inc View more info

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English Men Of Action: William Dampier

By: W. Clark Russell

Price: $20.50

Publisher: Heritage Books, Inc: (1889)

Seller ID: R2311

ISBN: 0788423118

Condition: 194 pages, 5.5x8.5, (1889) reprint, 5.5x8.5, paper, index, 194 pp, Softcover, Heritage Books, Inc


The buccaneers took their name from the boucans, or the places where they dried and salted their meat. They were initially associated with the Caribbean island of Hispaniola (now San Domingo), composed chiefly of French colonists whose ranks had been "enlarged by liberal contributions from the slums and alleys of more than one European city and town," and seen as "savage, surly, fierce, and filthy men," albeit peaceful ones, in the early to mid-seventeenth century. Then, the Spaniards desired control over the Caribbean islands and vowed extermination of the resident buccaneers.... View more info

Air Force Records: A Guide for Family Historians

By: William Spencer

Price: $15.95

Publisher: The National Archives [United Kingdom]:

Seller ID: 162934

Condition: 160 pages; 7 1/2" x 9 3/4", The National Archives [United Kingdom]


This practical and accessible guide shows how to explore British air forces – and ancestors who served in them – through the wealth of material a tht eNational Archives and elsewhere. Thoroughly revised and updated, it covers air forces as varied as the Royal Engineers Balloon Section, the Royal Flying Corps, the RAF and WRAF,j Fleet Air Arm, Glider Pilot Regiment and Royanl Naval Air Service, in campaigns spanning the Boer War and two World Wars to Korea, Kenya and Suez. Written by a military specialist who served in the Fleet Air Arm, it considers all aspects of air force recor... View more info

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Medals: The Researcher's Guide [Great Britain]

By: William Spencer

Price: $19.95

Publisher: The National Archives [United Kingdom]:

Seller ID: 615353

ISBN: 1905615353

Condition: 256 pages; 5" x 8", The National Archives [United Kingdom]


***Best-selling guide, unrivalled in breath and scope, covers military and civil awards, orders, decorations and medals, from 1793 to 1992***This unique approach to researching medals focuses upon tracing individuals and actions through the medal roll. Ranging from Java to New Orleans, Copenhagen to Egypt, it explores both campaign and commemorative medals to show how the awards system helps research into an ancestor, regiment, medal or campaign. Structured geographically for ease of use, the guide draws together information from the National Archives and the India Office records at the Br... View more info

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Family History In The Wars: How Your Ancestors Served Their Country

By: William Spencer

Price: $14.95

Publisher: The National Archives [United Kingdom]:

Seller ID: 365953

ISBN: 1903365953

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


Millions of lives were touched in half a century of conflict between 1899 and 1953. From the empire-building Boer War to Cold War hostilities in Korea, volunteers and conscripts swelled professional armies. The World Wars, the greatest conflicts ever known, had unprecedented impact. Over a million men and women enlisted and served in British armed forces alone during 1914-18, and the figure for the Second World War was even higher. Almost every family has ancestral links to the Services, but finding details on individuals has often proved a difficult task. This clear, accessible guide shows ho... View more info

Army Records: A Guide for Family Historians

By: William Spencer

Price: $24.95

Publisher: The National Archives [United Kingdom]:

Seller ID: 615100

ISBN: 1905615108

Condition: 160 pages; 7 1/2" x 9 3/4" , The National Archives [United Kingdom]


The National Archives’ exceptional collection of military material includes the personal files of hundreds of thousands of First World War soldiers as well as Army nursing services, the WAAC, prisoners of war from the Second World War and Korea, and a wide variety of orders, decorations and medal rolls—from the Napoleonic Wars to the Falklands. This practical and accessible guide to records in the Archives and the British Library’s India Office covers over four centuries of Army life. Written by a military specialist and adviser on family history, it provides an insider’s knowledge of ... View more info

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First World War Army Service Records: A Guide for Family Historians [Great Britain]

By: William Spencer

Price: $24.95

Publisher: The National Archives [United Kingdom]:

Edition: 4

Seller ID: 615261

ISBN: 1905615264

Condition: 160 pages; 7 1/2" x 9 3/4", paper, The National Archives [United Kingdom]


The National Archives’ celebrated First World War holdings include personal files of officers and other ranks, campaign medals, gallantry and meritorious service awards, courts martial and casualty lists. Its remarkable collection has records of Dominion forces and the Indian Army, the WAAC, the Royal Flying Corps and RAF, as well as auxiliary and nursing services.Over 10,000 individual unit war diaries cover all operational theatres of the British Army, while original trench maps illustrates areas from the Western Front to Salonica, Gallipoli to Mesopotamia, Palestine to Italy.... View more info