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Advanced genealogy research techniques

Author: George G Morgan; Drew Smith
Publisher: New York : McGraw-Hill Education, [2014]
Edition/Format:   Print book : English : First editionView all editions and formats
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Learn how to use innovative techniques to unearth hard-to-find ancestors. The authors use up-to-date and highly organized methods and techniques to show you how to find the elusive details to round out your genealogy research, and get past the brick walls that have stumped you. They cover a variety of software programs and specialized genealogy tools, and even address using modern social networking as a practical  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Genealogy
Handbooks and manuals
Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: George G Morgan; Drew Smith
ISBN: 9780071816502 007181650X
OCLC Number: 861073073
Description: xvii, 206 pages : illustrations ; 23 cm
Contents: Examine the brick wall in detail --
Use brute force --
Go around the wall --
Talk to a friend --
Use crowdsourcing --
Apply technological solutions --
Hire a demolition expert --
Rest up and attack the brick wall another time --
Put the techniques to work.
Responsibility: George G. Morgan, Drew Smith.

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