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Family history, tracing ancestors

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Family History Cultures and Faiths: Expert Advice to Speed Up Your Search

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Family History Cultures and Faiths: Expert Advice to Speed Up Your Search...

Michael Gandy

Reference; Genealogy, heraldry, names & honours; Religion & beliefs; Family history, tracing ancestors

Paperback

Talks about family history. [more]

$14.95  $12.70

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The Genetic Strand: Exploring a Family History Through DNA

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The Genetic Strand: Exploring a Family History Through DNA

Edward Ball

History of the Americas; Genealogy, heraldry, names & honours; Mathematics & Sciences; Family history, tracing ancestors

Hardback

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

$49.99

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The Sunlight On The Garden: A Family In Love, War And Madness

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The Sunlight On The Garden: A Family In Love, War And Madness

Elizabeth Speller

Family history, tracing ancestors

Paperback

'An extraordinary, moving book ... like opening a jewellery box packed with beautiful, unusual gems' Marian Keyes [more]

$26.95

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The Boyds

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The Boyds

Brenda Niall

History of art & design styles: c 1800 to c 1900; History of art & design styles: from c 1900 -; Biography; Biography: historical, political & military; Family history, tracing ancestors

Paperback

The Boyd family is Australia's most remarkable artistic dynasty. This work traces the emergence of an extraordinary artistic... [more]

$45.00

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Clan Donald

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Clan Donald

Donald J. MacDonald

Family history, tracing ancestors

Hardback

Covers a period of 600 years, from the foundation of the Lordship of the Isles until 1746, when the clans ceased to exist... [more]

$131.95  $118.75

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The Lees of Virginia: Seven Generations of an American Family

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The Lees of Virginia: Seven Generations of an American Family

Paul Nagel

Biography: general; History of the Americas; Genealogy, heraldry, names & honours; Family history, tracing ancestors

Paperback

Nagel chronicles seven generations of the Lee family, from founder Richard Lee to General Robert E. Lee. [more]

$22.95

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My Confederate Kinfolk: A Twenty-First Century Freedwoman Discovers Her Roots

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My Confederate Kinfolk: A Twenty-First Century Freedwoman Discovers Her...

Thulani Davis

Family history, tracing ancestors

Paperback

Beloved novelist and playwright Thulani Davis takes a journey through her ancestral history and finds tartan plaid, unlikely... [more]

$20.99

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The Family Detective: Discover your family history and bring the past to life

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The Family Detective: Discover your family history and bring the past to...

Nick Barratt

Reference; Family history, tracing ancestors

Paperback

Dealing with the world of genealogy, this book gives you almost everything you need to know to get cracking. It ranges from... [more]

$37.99

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The Clays of Alabama: A Planter-lawyer-politician Family

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The Clays of Alabama: A Planter-lawyer-politician Family

Ruth Ketring Nuermberger

Family history, tracing ancestors

Paperback

Of unique interest to the student of nineteenth century America is this account of the Alabama Clays, who in their private... [more]

$98.95  $89.05

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Battersea Girl: Tracing a London Life

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Battersea Girl: Tracing a London Life

Martin Knight

Biography: general; Family history, tracing ancestors

Paperback

A couple of years ago, Martin Knight began a quest to delve into his family history. He even made contact with several living... [more]

$39.99

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The Guggenheims: A Family History

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The Guggenheims: A Family History

Debi Unger, Irwin Unger

Art: financial aspects; Biography; Genealogy, heraldry, names & honours; Family history, tracing ancestors

Paperback

Meyer Guggenheim, a Swiss immigrant, founded a great American business dynasty. At their peak in the early twentieth century,... [more]

$27.95

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The Rare and the Beautiful: The Lives of the Garmans

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The Rare and the Beautiful: The Lives of the Garmans

Cressida Connolly

Biography; Biography: general; Family history, tracing ancestors

Paperback

The compelling biography of the beautiful, talented Garman sisters and the glittering, romantic era in which they lived. [more]

$26.99

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Prairie Gothic: The Story of a West Texas Family

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Prairie Gothic: The Story of a West Texas Family

John R. Erickson

Local history; Family history, tracing ancestors

Paperback

A book on Texas lore. Tells the story of people in the context of a specific place, the author creates a blend of family and... [more]

$31.95  $28.75

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The Big House: The Story of a Country House and its Family

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The Big House: The Story of a Country House and its Family

Christopher Simon Sykes

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

Paperback

The highly praised biography of an archetypal great house and the family who lived there for over 250 years. [more]

$24.95

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A Mind of Her Own: Helen Connor Laird and Family, 1888-1982

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A Mind of Her Own: Helen Connor Laird and Family, 1888-1982

Helen L. Laird

Biography: general; History of the Americas; 20th century history: c 1900 to c 2000; Family history, tracing ancestors

Hardback

Captures the public achievement and private pain of a Wisconsin woman and her family. Helen's home influences, Presbyterian... [more]

$62.95  $56.65

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The Sons of Camelot: The Fate of an American Dynasty

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The Sons of Camelot: The Fate of an American Dynasty

Laurence Leamer

Biography: general; History; Family history, tracing ancestors

Paperback

Focuses on Joseph P. Kennedy's sons and grandsons in the years following the assassination of JFK, and features an account... [more]

$29.95  $26.35

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Daughters of Ireland: The Rebellious Kingsborough Sisters and the Making of a Modern Nation

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Daughters of Ireland: The Rebellious Kingsborough Sisters and the Making...

Janet Todd

Biography: historical, political & military; British & Irish history; Modern history to 20th century: c 1700 to c 1900; Family history, tracing ancestors

Paperback

They were known as the Ascendancy, the dashing aristocratic elite that controlled Irish politics and society at the end of... [more]

$27.95  $24.60

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The Fords of Dearborn

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The Fords of Dearborn

Ford R. Bryan

Road vehicle manufacturing industry; Family history, tracing ancestors

Hardback

Covering the period from 1820 to 1950, this is a series of illustrated stories about the various branches of the Ford family,... [more]

$80.95  $72.85

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From Generation to Generation: How to Trace Your Jewish Genealogy and Family History

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From Generation to Generation: How to Trace Your Jewish Genealogy and Family...

Arthur Kurzweil

Jewish studies; Family history, tracing ancestors

Paperback

Since it was first published in 1980, From Generation to Generation has inspired thousands to pursue the unique challenges... [more]

$45.95

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Mosaic: A Family Memoir Revisited

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Mosaic: A Family Memoir Revisited

Michael Holroyd

Autobiography: general; Memoirs; Family history, tracing ancestors

Hardback

A love story, a detective story, a book of secrets, a beautifully written journey into a forest of family trees. [more]

$46.95  $42.25

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Christian Names in Local and Family History

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Christian Names in Local and Family History

George Redmonds

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

Hardback

Surnames have always provided key links in historical research. This work shows that first names can also be significant for... [more]

$40.05  $36.05

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The Sisters: The Saga of the Mitford Family

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The Sisters: The Saga of the Mitford Family

Mary S. Lovell

Biography: general; Family history, tracing ancestors

Paperback

Fascinating, the way all great family stories are fascinating. -Robert Gottlieb, New York Times Book Review [more]

$34.95  $31.45

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The Robert E. Lee Family Cooking and Housekeeping Book

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The Robert E. Lee Family Cooking and Housekeeping Book

Anne Carter Zimmer

History of the Americas; Social & cultural history; General cookery & recipes; National & regional cuisine; Family history, tracing ancestors

Paperback

Part cookbook, part culinary history, part family history, this volume is a glimpse into the household of a mid-19th-century... [more]

$39.95  $35.95

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The House of Rothschild: The World's Banker 1849-1998

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The House of Rothschild: The World's Banker 1849-1998

Niall Ferguson

Biography: business & industry; History; Banking; Family history, tracing ancestors

Paperback

Deals with the history of the legendary Rothschild banking dynasty. This title also shows the portrait of one of the most... [more]

$48.95  $44.05

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The Knox Brothers

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The Knox Brothers

Penelope Fitzgerald

Biography; Biography: general; Family history, tracing ancestors

Paperback

Penelope Fitzgerald's biography of her remarkable family. [more]

$24.95

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