An up-to-date guide for American Jews, particularly those of Eastern European origin, includes a special new section on acquiring information recently made available from the former Soviet Union and provides the necessary information to trace family histories.
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"A Must For Every Jewish Family"
"No other book takes the novice’s hand and leads him or her so carefully and patiently through the intricacies of Jewish family history research."
–Avotaynu: The International Review of Jewish Genealogy
Since it was first published in 1980, From Generation to Generation has inspired thousands to pursue the unique challenges and rewards of Jewish genealogy. Far more engaging than a mere how-to reference guide, this landmark book is also part detective story and part spiritual quest. As Arthur Kurzweil takes you along on his own fascinating journey through his family’s past, you’ll learn about the tools, techniques, and the step-by-step process of Jewish genealogical research–including the most current information on using the Internet and the newly accessible archives of Eastern Europe and the former Soviet Union. But even more, after reading this fully updated, revised, and beloved classic, you will undoubtedly be inspired to embark on a genealogical quest of your own!About the Author:
Arthur Kurzweil's groundbreaking work in Jewish genealogy and family history has helped to establish a growing movement of Jews in this generation who have discovered the rewards and importance of genealogical research. Having spoken before several hundred Jewish groups over the past two decades, his name has become synonymous with Jewish genealogy.
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