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Family History Detective: A step-by-step guide to investigating your family tree Paperback – July 12, 2011

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About the Author

Desmond Walls Allen is an acclaimed genealogist who has taught and spoke at genealogical workshops and seminars throughout the nation, including National Genealogical Society (NGS) and Federation of Genealogical Societies (FGS). She has served as a trustee of the Association of Professional Genealogists. Allen is the owner of Arkansas Research, a publishing company specializing in Arkansas records.
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Product Details

  • Paperback: 160 pages
  • Publisher: Family Tree Books; Reprint edition (December 7, 2011)
  • Language: English
  • ISBN-10: 1440316872
  • ISBN-13: 978-1440316876
  • Product Dimensions: 7 x 0.5 x 9.1 inches
  • Shipping Weight: 8.5 ounces (View shipping rates and policies)
  • Average Customer Review: 4.8 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (4 customer reviews)
  • Amazon Best Sellers Rank: #1,636,525 in Books (See Top 100 in Books)

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If you're looking for ancestors and are just starting out -- or have a brick wall -- Allen has loads of good advice, good examples and scores of good links for even more. Well worth the read and a permanent place on your Kindle.
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By KenB on January 11, 2014
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Showed me where I was going wrong. Now I am keeping My records correctly. Needed this a long time ago.
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The book is full of helpful hints in finding your family history.
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great item
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