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Ancestry for Beginners: These books will help you research your family history.
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Title: A Genealogist's Guide to Discovering Your Germanic Ancestors: How to Find and Record Your Unique Heritage
Author: Anderson , S. Chris , and Ernest Thode
Publisher: Betterway Books (2000)
Call Number: 929.1089 An23g
Notes: The authors cover the basics of genealogy, clearly explaining how to plan, organize and begin tracing your Germanic lineage.

 
 
Title: In Search of Your European Roots
Author: Baxter, Angus
Publisher: Genealogical Pub. Co (1994)
Call Number: 929.1072 b333i2
Notes: Contains useful information on genealogical sources located in 31 continental European nations.

 
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Title: Genealogy for the First Time
Author: Best, Laura
Publisher: Sterling Pub. Co (2003)
Call Number: 929.1 b464g
Notes: Written especially for beginners.

 
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Title: A Genealogist's Guide to Discovering Your Irish Ancestors: How to Find and Record Your Unique Heritage
Author: Betit., Kyle J. , and Dwight A. Radford
Publisher: Betterway Books (2001)
Call Number: 929.1089 R118g
Notes: Radford and Betit help you define the challenges of Irish family research, then provide strategies to overcome them. With this volume you'll learn how to investigate the various generations of your family, and the story of their emigration.

 
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Title: Black Roots
Author: Burroughs, Tony
Publisher: Fireside Book (2001)
Call Number: 929.1089 b945b
Notes: Aids African Americans in locating genealogical materials.

 
 
Title: Roots for Kids
Author: Butler, Susan
Publisher: Genealogical Pub. Co (1997)
Call Number: 929.1 b416r
Notes: A great resource for teaching children how to create a family tree.

 
 
Title: Finding Italian Roots
Author: Colletta, John P.
Publisher: Genealogical Pub. Co (2003)
Call Number: 929.1089 C689f2
Notes: This work helps you learn how to use American and Italian sources to trace your lineage.

 
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Title: Unpuzzling Your Past : the Best-Selling Basic Guide to Genealogy
Author: Croom, Emily Anne
Publisher: Betterway Books (2001)
Call Number: 929.1 c882u4
Notes: Provides readers with all the tools and information they need to jump into this hobby by focusing on fundamental strategies for success, questions to ask, places for research and interesting success stories.

 
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Title: Genealogy Online
Author: Crowe, Elizabeth Powell
Publisher: McGraw-Hill/Osborne (2003)
Call Number: 929.1028 c886g4
Notes: Genealogy Online includes updated information on leading genealogical Web sites and includes articles on specific sites, such as Afrogeneas, JewishGen and Gen Web. It also contains a list of 100 sites to start your genealogical search.

 
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Title: Genealogy Online for Dummies
Author: Helm, Matthew L
Publisher: Wiley (2004)
Call Number: 929.1028 h369g3
Notes: This is a great starting point for your search.