From the dust jacket flap: " 'How to Find Your Family Roots' is especially designed to help any reader discover his past. It is the most complete and convenient guide to tracing one's ancestors ever made available, written by one of the nation's foremost genealogists, Timothy Field Beard. Mr. Beard provides his professional expertise to enable every American to trace his ancestry back hundreds of years, regardless of descent. his book is specifically designed to be used by people of any ethnic origin--whether German, Jewish, Russian, Asian, African, Irish, Polish, Arabic, French, British, Latin American, Hispanic, Greek, Caribbean, Australian--or any other derivation. 'How to Find Your Family Roots' has the most extensive genealogical listing of sources and references ever compiled in one book, covering over 180 countries on seven continents. Mr. Beard gives special assistance to people whose ancestry presents unique challenges: he leads adoptees through governmental red tape; enables blacks to find rare records dating back to the 1600s; and, for those of Jewish descent, tells how to unearth obscure documents in European towns and villages. Filled with useful illustrations and photographs, 'How to Find Your Family Roots' is highlighted with lively anecdotes, unusual case histories, and fascinating tales from everyday families."
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Book Description Mcgraw-Hill, 1978. Hardcover. Book Condition: New. Bookseller Inventory # P110070042101
Book Description Mcgraw-Hill, 1978. Hardcover. Book Condition: New. First Printing. Bookseller Inventory # DADAX0070042101
Book Description Mcgraw-Hill. Hardcover. Book Condition: New. 0070042101 New Condition. Bookseller Inventory # NEW6.0022279
Book Description Mcgraw-Hill, 1978. Hardcover. Book Condition: New. book. Bookseller Inventory # 70042101