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Dadland: A Journey into Uncharted...
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The author grew up in the gravitational field of an unorthodox father. As his memory begins to fail, she embarks on a quest to unravel his story. In this title...
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Greater London: The Story of the Suburbs
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London's suburbs may stretch for well over 600 square miles, but in historical accounts of the capital they tend to take something of a back seat. In this title, the...
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The Valley: A Hundred Years in the...
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The close-knit villages of the Dearne Valley were home to four generations of the Hollingworth family. Spanning Richard Benson's great-grandmother Winnie's ninety-two...
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The Family Project: A Creative...
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Harriet Green; John-Paul Flintoff
 
Every family has a story to tell. Wouldn't it be great to record them before they're lost to history? The authors are journalists who have spent years drawing the best...
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Priscilla: The Hidden Life of an...
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When Nicholas Shakespeare stumbled across a box of documents belonging to his late aunt he was completely unaware of where this discovery would take him. The Priscilla he remembered was...
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D-Day Documents
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Published in partnership with the National Archives, D-Day Documents is a commemorative collection of previously unpublished documents marking the 70th anniversary of...
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Common People: The History of an...
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Alison Light
 
Family history is a massive phenomenon of our times but what are we after when we go in search of our ancestors? Beginning with her grandparents, the author moves between...
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Finding Tipperary Mary
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Phyllis Whitsell
 
The astonishing real story of a daughter's search for her own past and the desperate mother who gave her up. Phyllis Whitsell began the search for her birth mother as...
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My Grandfather Would Have Shot Me: A...
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An international bestseller, this is the extraordinary memoir of a German-Nigerian woman who learns that her grandfather was the brutal Nazi commandant depicted in Schindler's List.
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Genealogy Online For Dummies
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April Leigh Helm; Matthew L. Helm
 
Research your family history using the latest online tools and apps Genealogy Online For Dummies, 7th Edition is the perfect book to help you conduct genealogical...
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Family History: Digging Deeper
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Simon Fowler
 
An exciting new addition to any family historian's library, Family History: Digging Deeper will take your research to the next level. Joined by a team of expert genealogists, Simon Fowler...
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The Highland Clans
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Alistair Moffat
 
Reveals the story of a fearless people, shaped by the traditions and landscape of the Scottish Highlands. In this book, the author traces the history of the clans from their...
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The Origins of English Surnames
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Joslin Fiennes
 
This book examines the origins of English surnames, looking at names of occupational, locational, symbolic and personal origin. Where genealogists and etymologists focus on single names, this book takes groups...
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Surnames, DNA, and Family History
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George Redmonds; David Hey
 
This book combines linguistic and historical approaches with the latest techniques of DNA analysis and show the insights these offer for every kind of genealogical research. The book will be...
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A Woven Silence: Memory, History and...
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Felicity Hayes-McCoy
 
'How do we know that what we remember is the truth?' By mapping her family's stories onto the history of the Irish State, this reveals the mixed messages of Felicity's...
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