It is "right on" and easy to follow and I highly recommend it.
GETTING STARTED IN GENEALOGY is a comprehensive and readable how-to book for the amateur genealogist searching for his or her legacy.
His Work Plan helped me reorganize my thinking and gave me the tools to put things together in a way that made sense.
If you are starting from scratch or have reached a blocking point-this is a good book to get you started again and progressing.Published on November 6, 2009 by Joseph F. Hamlet
I found this book to be a wonderful road map to building my own family tree...easy to read and easier to follow...outstanding jobPublished on October 29, 2009 by Joan A. O'brasky
If you are wondering how to get started on your own genealogy project, buy this book. It is full of practical advice, historical data, and references to resources. Read morePublished on October 14, 2009 by David R. Huisjen
A very attractive book - cover design, slick cover and general feel of it. I think the size of the book and text were great choices. It is easy to read. Read morePublished on October 9, 2009 by Gary
Genealogy has been my hobby since 1993 and after reading Mr. Bourland's book, my conclusion is that this is a "must have" book for the beginner to genealogy. Read morePublished on September 26, 2009 by Judith E. Champness
Getting Started took the pain, difficulty and mystery out of the research process. Keeping it simple is what other genealogy books seem to lack. Read morePublished on September 13, 2009 by Cathy Ferrone
Bourland's work plan approach makes me confident that I could have produced a much better family history that is accurate and with a lot less pain. Read morePublished on August 31, 2009 by Ilario Simonette