Journals Higher Education



Published: 31 December 2006

320 Pages

8.5 x 5.4 inches

ISBN: 9780719071850

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The Scottish family tree detective

Tracing your ancestors in Scotland

Rosemary Bigwood

Published by Manchester University Press

  • A practical user-friendly guide for enthusiasts in Scotland and round the world - both beginners and the experienced - in discovering who your ancestors were and what they did
  • Meets the new challenges and opportunities offered by computers and the internet which has opened new horizons for research everywhere online and in documents
  • Guidance is given in exploring a vast range of source material - know what to select, and how to use it
  • How to plan your research routes, solve the problems and get through the brick walls
  • Find out how to put flesh on the bones of your ancestors