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Family history, tracing ancestors

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Finding True Connections: How to Learn and Write About a Family Member's History

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Finding True Connections: How to Learn and Write About a Family Member's...

Gareth St John Thomas

Language: reference & general; Creative writing & creative writing guides; Family history, tracing ancestors

Hardback

Our individual memories define us. Our tribal memories unite us. Emotional Inheritance works with psychologists, writers and... [more]

$39.99

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The Cut Out Girl: A Story of War and Family, Lost and Found: The Costa Book of the Year 2018

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The Cut Out Girl: A Story of War and Family, Lost and Found: The Costa Book...

Bart van Es

Biography: historical, political & military; History; European history; 20th century history: c 1900 to c 2000; The Holocaust; Family history, tracing ancestors

Paperback

The last time Lien saw her parents was in the Hague, where she was collected at the door by a stranger and taken away to be... [more]

$22.99

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Saga Land: The Island of Stories at the Edge of the World

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Saga Land: The Island of Stories at the Edge of the World

Richard Fidler, Kari Gislason

Family history, tracing ancestors; Travel & holiday

Paperback

'I adored this book - a wondrous compendium of Iceland's best sagas' - Hannah... [more]

$29.99

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My Family Tree

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My Family Tree

Royal Horticultural Society, Jo Foster

Family history, tracing ancestors; Stationery items

Hardback

A beautiful book to record your family history, with space for family and individual records, ancestry charts, family traditions... [more]

$29.99

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Unofficial Ancestry.com Workbook: A How-To Manual for Tracing Your Family Tree on the Number-One Genealogy Website

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Unofficial Ancestry.com Workbook: A How-To Manual for Tracing Your Family...

Nancy Hendrickson

Reference; Social & cultural history; Family history, tracing ancestors

Paperback

Companion to the ... Unofficial guide to Ancestry.com --Cover. [more]

$37.99

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The Orpheus Clock: the search for my family's art treasures stolen by the Nazis

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The Orpheus Clock: the search for my family's art treasures stolen by the...

Simon Goodman

Forgery, falsification & theft of artworks; Memoirs; History; The Holocaust; Family history, tracing ancestors

Paperback

The passionate, gripping true story of one man's single-minded quest to reclaim what the Nazis stole from his family –... [more]

$35.00

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Writing a Non-boring Family History

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Writing a Non-boring Family History

Hazel Edwards

Language: reference & general; Family history, tracing ancestors

Paperback

Family history sleuthing is the biggest hobby worldwide. Amid a sea of genealogy books, Hazel Edwards has written a practical... [more]

$22.95

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The Kills of Kedumba: The Story of a Blue Mountains Pioneering Family

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The Kills of Kedumba: The Story of a Blue Mountains Pioneering Family

Jim Barrett

History; General & world history; Local history; Family history, tracing ancestors

Paperback

At the core of the story is the marriage of George Kill and Mary Ann Hunt and their association with events in the early history... [more]

$15.00

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A Medieval Family: The Pastons of Fifteenth-Century England

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A Medieval Family: The Pastons of Fifteenth-Century England

Frances Gies, Joseph Gies

Prose: non-fiction; History; British & Irish history; Early history: c 500 to c 1450&1500; Social & cultural history; Family history, tracing ancestors

Paperback

This collection of letters, diaries, and papers not only follows the trials and tribulations of the Paston family through... [more]

$26.99

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Convicted

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Convicted

Peter Bradley

History; Family history, tracing ancestors

Paperback

Synopsis coming soon....... [more]

$32.99

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The Cut Out Girl: A Story of War and Family, Lost and Found: The Costa Book of the Year 2018

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The Cut Out Girl: A Story of War and Family, Lost and Found: The Costa Book...

Bart van Es

Biography: historical, political & military; History; European history; 20th century history: c 1900 to c 2000; The Holocaust; Family history, tracing ancestors

Paperback

The last time Lien saw her parents was in The Hague when she was collected at the door by a stranger and taken to a foster... [more]

$35.00

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Unofficial Guide to Ancestry.com: How to Find Your Family History on the #1 Genealogy Website

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Unofficial Guide to Ancestry.com: How to Find Your Family History on the...

Nancy Hendrickson

Reference; Family history, tracing ancestors

Paperback

This book will help you get the most out of your Ancestry.com subscription by showing you how to take advantage of what the... [more]

$44.95

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Tracing Your Ancestors: Cambridgeshire, Essex, Norfolk and Suffolk: A Guide For Family Historians

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Tracing Your Ancestors: Cambridgeshire, Essex, Norfolk and Suffolk: A Guide...

Gill Blanchard

Reference; Family history, tracing ancestors

Paperback

Essential handbook for anyone researching the life of an ancestor who lived in Cambridgeshire, Essex, Norfolk or Suffolk.... [more]

$37.95

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Whisperings in the Blood

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Whisperings in the Blood

Shelley Davidow

Biography; Memoirs; Family history, tracing ancestors

Paperback

An exquisite, compelling story of courage, destiny and the search for home. [more]

$29.95

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My Grandfather Would Have Shot Me: A Black Woman Discovers Her Family's Nazi Past

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My Grandfather Would Have Shot Me: A Black Woman Discovers Her Family's...

Jennifer Teege, Nikola Sellmair

Biography; Memoirs; Genocide & ethnic cleansing; Second World War; Family history, tracing ancestors

Paperback

An international bestseller, this is the extraordinary memoir of a German-Nigerian woman who learns that her grandfather was... [more]

$19.99

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Good Living Street: The Fortunes of My Viennese Family

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Good Living Street: The Fortunes of My Viennese Family

Tim Bonyhady (Author)

Biography; Memoirs; Family history, tracing ancestors

Paperback

The dazzling tale of an extraordinary family who were connected to the greatest figures of their age before the Nazi Anschluss... [more]

$24.99

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Finding Valentino

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Finding Valentino

Angela Di Sciascio

Biography; Memoirs; National & regional cuisine; Family history, tracing ancestors

Paperback

Angela Di Sciascio's father can no longer describe his past, lost in a world ravaged by Alzheimer's disease. Deciding not... [more]

$29.99

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Madresfield: One house, one family, one thousand years

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Madresfield: One house, one family, one thousand years

Jane Mulvagh

History; Local history; Family history, tracing ancestors

Paperback

The house and the family were the real inspiration for Brideshead Revisited: Evelyn Waugh was a regular visitor, and based... [more]

$25.95

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Searching for the Secret River

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Searching for the Secret River

Kate Grenville

Memoirs; Language: reference & general; Literary studies: fiction, novelists & prose writers; Family history, tracing ancestors

Paperback

Set in London, Sydney and the Hawkesbury, this book describes Kate Grenville's search for her convict ancestor, and her quest... [more]

$22.99

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Wake of the Invercauld: Shipwrecked in the Sub-Antarctic: A Great Granddaughter's Pilgrimage

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Wake of the Invercauld: Shipwrecked in the Sub-Antarctic: A Great Granddaughter's...

Madelene Fergusson Allen

Biography; Genealogy, heraldry, names & honours; Maritime history; Family history, tracing ancestors

Hardback

This is the story of Robert Holding, a young English adventurer who was only 23 when he was shipwrecked with 19 others on... [more]

$44.99

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The Lighthouse Stevensons

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The Lighthouse Stevensons

Bella Bathurst

History; Maritime history; Family history, tracing ancestors

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An exciting new edition of Bella Bathurst's epic story of Robert Louis Stevenson's ancestors and the building of the Scottish... [more]

$27.95

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Elements of Japanese Design: Handbook of Family Crests, Heraldry and Symbolism

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Elements of Japanese Design: Handbook of Family Crests, Heraldry and Symbolism...

John W. Dower

Oriental art; History; Genealogy, heraldry, names & honours; Family history, tracing ancestors

Paperback

This text explains the symbolism of more than 2700 Japanese crests, or mon, tracing their development and significance. [more]

$39.95

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Legacy: One Family, a Cup of Tea and the Company that Took On the World

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Legacy: One Family, a Cup of Tea and the Company that Took On the World...

Thomas Harding

History; Family history, tracing ancestors

Paperback

this is a tour de force.' JULIA NEUBERGER'An impressively researched account.' ANNE KERSHEN'An astonishing story, beautifully... [more]

$35.00

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The Plimmer Legacy: A family story from early Wellington to modern farming in the Rangitikei

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The Plimmer Legacy: A family story from early Wellington to modern farming...

Bee Dawson

Australasian & Pacific history; Family history, tracing ancestors

Paperback

From Wellington's Plimmer Steps to the green hills of Motukawa. This is the story of a family - several generations of influential... [more]

$45.00

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Heimat: A German Family Album

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Heimat: A German Family Album

Nora Krug

Memoirs; Graphic novels: literary & memoirs; Graphic novels: true stories & non-fiction; European history; Family history, tracing ancestors

Hardback

Nora Krug grew up as a second-generation German after the end of the Second World War, struggling with a profound ambivalence... [more]

$55.00

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