The Researcher's Guide to American GenealogyBook - 2017
In every field of study there is one book that rises above the rest in stature and authority and becomes the standard work in the field. In genealogy this is that book. It instructs the researcher in the timeless principles of genealogical research, while identifying the most current classes of records and research tools. It is both a textbook and an all-purpose reference book, designed to help the present generation of family history researchers better understand and utilize all available resources. This 4th edition provides a clear, comprehensive, and up-to-date account of American genealogy - no sound genealogical project is complete without it. Completely updated, incorporating all the lastest developments. There are now two chapters about technology as it relates to family history research - one dealing with significant concepts and definitions and the other with specific resources and applications, including major family history websites and Internet resources. In addition, virtually every chapter provides information on Internet websites pertinent to the subject.
Publisher: Baltimore, Maryland : Genealogical Publishing Company, 2017
Edition: 4th edition
Branch Call Number: 929.1072 G816r 2017
Characteristics: xvi, 778 pages : illustrations, map, facsimiles ; 23 cm