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    DescriptionThis practical guide identifies the major websites and online sources of data available to family historians. It is ideal for both beginners and more experienced researchers as it explores the most useful sources and helps readers to navigate each one. The Genealogist's Internet features fully updated URLs and all of the recent developments in online genealogy. This fully updated fifth edition, endorsed by the National Archives, is the comprehensive guide for anyone researching their family history online. It covers: Online census records and wills, including the 1911 Census Civil registration indexes Information on occupations and professions DNA matching New genealogy websites and search engines Surname studies Passenger lists and migration records Information on digitised historical maps and photographs This book also includes the impact of blogging, podcasting and social networking on family history research, allowing family historians to find others with similar research interests and to share their results. Whether you want to put your family tree online, find distant relatives or access the numerous online genealogical forums, discussion groups and mailing lists, this book is a must-have.


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    Title
    The Genealogist's Internet
    Subtitle
    The Essential Guide to Researching Your Family History Online
    Authors and contributors
    By (author) Peter Christian
    Physical properties
    Format: Paperback
    Number of pages: 448
    Width: 153 mm
    Height: 234 mm
    Thickness: 25 mm
    Weight: 659 g
    Language
    English
    ISBN
    ISBN 13: 9781408159576
    ISBN 10: 1408159570
    Classifications

    B&T Book Type: NF
    Ingram Subject Code: RB
    Nielsen BookScan Product Class 3: T5.6
    BIC E4L: HIS
    B&T Modifier: Subject Development: 20
    BIC subject category V2: WQY
    B&T Modifier: Geographic Designator: 04
    B&T Modifier: Region of Publication: 03
    B&T Modifier: Academic Level: 05
    B&T Merchandise Category: REF
    B&T General Subject: 680
    B&T Modifier: Subject Development: 01
    BIC subject category V2: UDB
    B&T Modifier: Text Format: 40
    LC subject heading: ,
    B&T Approval Code: A18560000
    BISAC V2.8: COM069000, COM060080
    Warengruppen-Systematik des deutschen Buchhandels: 26360
    B&T Approval Code: A93661500
    DC22: 929
    Abridged Dewey: 929
    BISAC Merchandising Theme: TP066
    Ingram Theme: TOPC/INTERN
    LC subject heading: ,
    BISAC V2.8: REF013000
    DC23: 929.102854678
    LC classification: CS415 .C497 2012
    Thema V1.0: UDB, WQY
    Edition
    5, Revised
    Edition statement
    5th Revised edition
    Publisher
    Bloomsbury Publishing PLC
    Imprint name
    A & C Black Publishers Ltd
    Publication date
    21 June 2012
    Publication City/Country
    London
    Author Information
    Peter Christian is highly regarded in the world of online genealogy. He is a Fellow of the Society of Genealogists and former editor of Computers in Genealogy magazine, his recent publications include Census - The Expert Guide (co-written with David Annal), published by The National Archives.
    Review quote
    Peter Christian's now-classic internet guide...has been expanded and updated to give up-to-the-minute (or the closest to it) information...this revised handbook is certainly welcome. An invaluable guide whether you're new to tree-tracing online or a seasoned web surfer. Family Tree Magazine This book is one of the 'must-haves,' for your genealogy bookshelf. Books about online genealogy are often little more than lists of resources, but Peter Christian provides the kind of informed comment that only an experienced genealogist can. -- Audrey Collins The National Archives