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Family history, tracing ancestors

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Journeys Home: Inspiring Stories, Plus Tips and Strategies to Find Your Family History

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Journeys Home: Inspiring Stories, Plus Tips and Strategies to Find Your...

Andrew McCarthy, National Geographic Travel Team

Family history, tracing ancestors

Hardback

Addressing the explosive growth in ancestral travel, this compelling narrative combines intriguing tales of discovery with... [more]

$39.99

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Writing Your Family History

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Writing Your Family History

Gill Blanchard

Family history, tracing ancestors

Paperback

Step-by-step guide to developing a written family history. Gives examples of writing and how and what to produce. Includes... [more]

$39.99

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Ancestors on the Move: A History of Overseas Travel

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Ancestors on the Move: A History of Overseas Travel

Karen Foy

Family history, tracing ancestors

Paperback

Ever wanted to understand more about your ancestor's sea travels? From transportation to trade, adventure to emigration, through... [more]

$37.99

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Priscilla: The Hidden Life of an Englishwoman in Wartime France

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Priscilla: The Hidden Life of an Englishwoman in Wartime France

Nicholas Shakespeare

Biography; Biography: historical, political & military; The Holocaust; Second World War; Family history, tracing ancestors

Paperback

Shows us the precariousness of life in occupied France, when loyalties were compromised and life could change in an instant.... [more]

$24.99

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The Family Tree Historical Maps Book: A State-by-State Atlas of US History, 1790-1900

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The Family Tree Historical Maps Book: A State-by-State Atlas of US History,...

Allison Dolan

History of the Americas; Genealogy, heraldry, names & honours; Historical maps & atlases; Family history, tracing ancestors

Hardback

This book is perfect for family historians researching their American roots. The maps can help you: put research in geographical... [more]

$59.99

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The Devonshires: The Story of a Family and a Nation

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The Devonshires: The Story of a Family and a Nation

Roy Hattersley

History; British & Irish history; Family history, tracing ancestors

Paperback

With the help of previously unpublished material from the Chatsworth archives, The Devonshires reveals how the dynasty made... [more]

$32.99

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Scots Kith and Kin: Bestselling Guide to the Clans and Surnames of Scotland

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Scots Kith and Kin: Bestselling Guide to the Clans and Surnames of Scotland...

Clan House of Edinburgh

Family history, tracing ancestors

Paperback

Guide to over 4,000 Scottish family names and their clan affiliations with pull out map of Scotland. Whether you are a Highlander... [more]

$16.99

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Scattered Ghosts: One Family's Survival through War, Holocaust and Revolution

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Scattered Ghosts: One Family's Survival through War, Holocaust and Revolution...

Nick Barlay

European history; Family history, tracing ancestors

Hardback

Scattered Ghosts is the poignant, powerful story of an all but disappeared world, told through the extraordinary experiences... [more]

$39.99

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Cambridge Library Collection - Medieval History: Early Yorkshire Families

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Cambridge Library Collection...

Charles Clay, Diana E. Greenway

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

Paperback

First published in 1973, this collection of notes and illustrative documents compiled by Yorkshire historian Sir Charles Travis... [more]

$34.95

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Easy Family History: The Beginner's Guide to Starting Your Research

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Easy Family History: The Beginner's Guide to Starting Your Research

David Annal (Genealogy researcher/author)

Family history, tracing ancestors

Paperback

Easy Family History takes the stress out of family history research. It is a guide to the most important information sources... [more]

$22.99

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A Very British Family: The Trevelyans and Their World

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A Very British Family: The Trevelyans and Their World

Laura Trevelyan

Biography; Family history, tracing ancestors

Paperback

The Trevelyans are unique in British social and political history: a family which for several generations dedicated themselves... [more]

$29.99

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Tracing Your Caribbean Ancestors: A National Archives Guide

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Tracing Your Caribbean Ancestors: A National Archives Guide

Guy Grannum (Genealogy researcher/author)

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

Paperback

Fully updated and revised this new edition includes recent developments in Caribbean genealogy research including guidance... [more]

$32.99

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Grand Dukes and Diamonds: The Wernhers of Luton Hoo

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Grand Dukes and Diamonds: The Wernhers of Luton Hoo

Raleigh Trevelyan

Biography: general; Family history, tracing ancestors

Paperback

Based on unrestricted access to private papers, Grand Dukes and Diamonds charts the history of one of the most influential... [more]

$48.00

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Princes Under the Volcano: Two Hundred Years of a British Dynasty in Sicily

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Princes Under the Volcano: Two Hundred Years of a British Dynasty in Sicily...

Raleigh Trevelyan

History; British & Irish history; Modern history to 20th century: c 1700 to c 1900; Family history, tracing ancestors

Paperback

Benjamin Ingham, possibly the greatest tycoon England has ever known, was attracted to Sicily from his humble beginnings in... [more]

$48.00

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The Genealogist's Internet: The Essential Guide to Researching Your Family History Online

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The Genealogist's Internet: The Essential Guide to Researching Your Family...

Peter Christian

Reference; Internet guides & online services; Family history, tracing ancestors

Paperback

Fully revised and updated, this book explores the major sources of data available to family historians online and highlights... [more]

$35.00

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Cambridge Library Collection - Religion: Annals of a Clerical Family: Being Some Account of the Family and Descendants of William Venn, Vicar of Otterton, Devon, 1600-1621

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Cambridge Library Collection...

John Venn

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

Paperback

In 1904, John Venn (1834-1923) published this memoir of his family, which produced Anglican clergymen for over three centuries.... [more]

$49.95

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Cambridge Library Collection - British and Irish History, 19th Century: Early Years of His Royal Highness the Prince Consort: Compiled under the Direction of Her Majesty the Queen

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Cambridge Library Collection...

Charles Grey

British & Irish history; Family history, tracing ancestors

Paperback

Originally written for private circulation among the Royal Family, this book, written by Lieutenant-General Charles Grey (1804-70)... [more]

$65.95

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The Obamas: The Untold Story of an African Family

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The Obamas: The Untold Story of an African Family

Peter Firstbrook

Biography; African history; History of the Americas; Political leaders & leadership; Family history, tracing ancestors

Paperback

Peter Firstbrook spent many months in Kenya researching the history of Barack Obama's family. It is a truly astonishing drama... [more]

$19.99

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Research Your Surname and Your Family Tree

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Research Your Surname and Your Family Tree

Graeme Davis

Family history, tracing ancestors

Paperback

Find out what your surname means and trace your ancestors who share it too. Perhaps your surname is that of a Norman who came... [more]

$27.99

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Mad Dogs and Englishmen

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Mad Dogs and Englishmen

Sir Ranulph Fiennes, Bt OBE

Biography; Autobiography: general; Family history, tracing ancestors

Paperback

Explorer and bestselling author Sir Ranulph Fiennes takes a journey around his vast and eccentric family tree, and reveals... [more]

$25.99

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The Oxford Companion to Family and Local History

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The Oxford Companion to Family and Local History

David Hey (University of Sheffield)

Reference; Reference works; Social & cultural history; Genealogy, heraldry, names & honours; Local history; Family history, tracing ancestors

Paperback

A comprehensive guide to all things associated with the family and local history of the British Isles. Fully revised and updated,... [more]

$37.95

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My Family and Other Strangers: Adventures in Family History

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My Family and Other Strangers: Adventures in Family History

Jeremy Hardy

Memoirs; Family history, tracing ancestors

Paperback

When Jeremy Hardy decided to explore his ancestry it was, in part, to get to the bottom of his grandmother Rebecca's dubious... [more]

$32.99

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Ancestors: The story of China told through the lives of an extraordinary family

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Ancestors: The story of China told through the lives of an extraordinary...

Frank Ching

Biography; Family history, tracing ancestors

Paperback

Frank Ching brings to life 900 years of Chinese history through his own fascinating family tree. [more]

$24.99

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Blood-Dark Track: A Family History

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Blood-Dark Track: A Family History

Joseph O'Neill

Biography; Biography: historical, political & military; History: specific events & topics; Political oppression & persecution; Family history, tracing ancestors

Paperback

A fascinating family memoir from Joseph O'Neill, author of the Man Booker Prize longlisted and Richard & Judy pick, `Netherland'.... [more]

$19.99

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The Parish Chest: A Study of the Records of Parochial Administration in England

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The Parish Chest: A Study of the Records of Parochial Administration in...

W.E. Tate

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

Paperback

The purpose of the book is to illustrate and encourage research into local history by means of surviving documents and fragments;... [more]

$65.95

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