Journals Higher Education

$29.95

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26 March 2010

704 Pages

9.2 x 6.1 inches

ISBN: 9780199532971


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The Oxford Companion to Family and Local History

Second Edition

David Hey

  • Over 2,000 entries
  • Informative thematic articles, including 'A Guide for Beginners', 'Links between British and American Families', 'Black and Asian Family History', and an extended article on 'Names'
  • Fully revised and updated edition with a new structure for ease of use: the A-Z dictionary follows the section of thematic articles
  • Recommended web links for hundreds of entries, accessed and updated via the Family and Local History companion website
  • Ideal tool to help trace the family tree; and invaluable for overseas researchers tracing their origins to England, Ireland, Scotland, or Wales
  • Appendices include contact information for every national and local records office
  • Revised and fully updated with a new structure for ease of use: thematic articles are followed by the A-Z dictionary
  • Authoritative and topical feature articles: 'A Guide for Beginners', 'Links between British and American Families', 'Black and Asian Family History', and an extended article on 'Names'
  • Entry-level web links for hundreds of entries updated via the Family and Local History companion website
  • Thematic listing of entries to guide readers to information quickly and easily
  • Extensive appendices include further reading and contact details for all national and local records offices
  • Valuable information about researching your family tree using the internet - full details of online resources
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