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Shaking Your Family Tree: A Basic Guide to Tracing Your Family's Genealogy (2nd Edition) Paperback – November, 2001


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Arlene Eakle and Johni Cerny's The Source ( LJ 9/15/84) and Ancestry's Guide to Research (1984) have superseded by their encyclopedic fullness every other genealogical handbook and will be indispensable for years to come. The need persists, however, for the brief, affordable, nonintimidating guide for the beginner. Many good ones are available: e.g., Gilbert Doane and James C. Bell's Searching for Your Ancestors (Univ. of Minnesota Pr., 1980. 5th ed.); Harriet Stryker-Rodda's How To Climb Your Family Tree (Genealogical Pub. Co., 1977, repr. 1983). Public libraries that need another such book will profit by Crandall's thorough and readable coverage of the various types of records. He discusses methods, library resources, immigration, etc. Helpful pointers summarize each chapter. The book is weak on ethnic research, however, and skimpy on the use of computers. (Index and workbook not seen.) Priscilla E. Pratt, St. John's Univ. Lib., Jamaica, N.Y.
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It is one of the better "how to get started in genealogy" books that I have seen. -- Dick Eastman's Newsletter, November 21, 2001
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  • Paperback: 193 pages
  • Publisher: New England Historic Genealogical Society; 2nd edition (November 2001)
  • Language: English
  • ISBN-10: 0880821310
  • ISBN-13: 978-0880821315
  • Product Dimensions: 10.8 x 8.5 x 0.6 inches
  • Shipping Weight: 1.3 pounds
  • Amazon Best Sellers Rank: #3,809,806 in Books (See Top 100 in Books)

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