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The Resource The genealogist's Internet, Peter Christian

The genealogist's Internet, Peter Christian

Label
The genealogist's Internet
Title
The genealogist's Internet
Statement of responsibility
Peter Christian
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
  • A comprehensive guide to researching British family history on the internet.
  • 'Everyone who uses a computer for genealogical research should have this book.' - Society of Genealogists 'This book should be compulsory reading for every family historian with Internet access.' - Family History News and Digest 'If you are new to on-line genealogy, you need this book.' - Dick Eastman's Newsletter, Ancestry.com
Biographical or historical data
Peter Christian is a highly-regarded figure in the world of online genealogy. His previous titles include: - Finding Genealogy on the Internet - Web Publishing for Genealogy as well as numerous published articles on the subject. He is also a contributor to Ancestors magazine.
Cataloging source
UK-WkNB
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Christian, Peter
Dewey number
  • 929.102854678
  • 929.1'02854678
  • 929.1'02854678
  • 929.1
  • 929.102854678
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Genealogy
  • Genealogy, heraldry, names & honours
  • Internet guides & online services
  • History
  • Genealogy, heraldry, names & honours
  • Internet guides & online services
  • Internet: general works
  • Great Britain
Summary expansion
There is a wealth of data on the Web for those researching a family tree. However, the sheer volume of information and diversity of websites can make starting your search confusing and time-consuming. Help is at hand with this clear and authoritative guide from the National Archives. The Genealogist's Internet starts by explaining how the internet works for the beginner. It continues by detailing the major sources of primary data available to family historians on-line and highlights the most helpful directories and gateways. Use it to contact others with the same surname or to access the numerous forums, discussion groups, mailing lists and newsgroups focusing on genealogy
Target audience
general
Label
The genealogist's Internet, Peter Christian
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Paperback
  • Replaces: 9781903365465
  • Replaced by: 9781905615391
Contents
This edition includes new information on fully-updated URLS as well as covering-- - Developments in the indexes to births, marriage and deaths on-line-- - The expansion in the census and wills data available on-line-- - The new websites of the National Archives and General Register Office-- - New sites with historical maps and photographs-- - The Online Parish Clerk schemes (for putting parish data on the Web)-- - Lottery-funded projects relating to historical material which have come to fruition since the previous edition-- - Sites on the use of DNA testing in genealogy and DNA surname studies-- - Genealogy blogs, a type of on-line journal which has become popular-- - Major changes in the world of search engines-- - Future developments in on-line genealogy-- - A timeline of on-line genealogy resources for the British Isles
Control code
9781903365830
Dimensions
23x16x2 cm.
Edition
3rd rev. ed.
Extent
352 p.
Isbn
9781903365830
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Other physical details
100 ill.
Specific material designation
regular print
Label
The genealogist's Internet, Peter Christian
Publication
Note
  • Paperback
  • Replaces: 9781903365465
  • Replaced by: 9781905615391
Contents
This edition includes new information on fully-updated URLS as well as covering-- - Developments in the indexes to births, marriage and deaths on-line-- - The expansion in the census and wills data available on-line-- - The new websites of the National Archives and General Register Office-- - New sites with historical maps and photographs-- - The Online Parish Clerk schemes (for putting parish data on the Web)-- - Lottery-funded projects relating to historical material which have come to fruition since the previous edition-- - Sites on the use of DNA testing in genealogy and DNA surname studies-- - Genealogy blogs, a type of on-line journal which has become popular-- - Major changes in the world of search engines-- - Future developments in on-line genealogy-- - A timeline of on-line genealogy resources for the British Isles
Control code
9781903365830
Dimensions
23x16x2 cm.
Edition
3rd rev. ed.
Extent
352 p.
Isbn
9781903365830
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Other physical details
100 ill.
Specific material designation
regular print

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