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    DescriptionThere 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.

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    The Genealogist's Internet
    Authors and contributors
    By (author) Peter Christian
    Physical properties
    Format: Paperback
    Number of pages: 352
    Width: 156 mm
    Height: 234 mm
    Thickness: 23 mm
    Weight: 671 g
    ISBN 13: 9781903365830
    ISBN 10: 190336583X

    Warengruppen-Systematik des deutschen Buchhandels: 25520
    B&T Merchandise Category: GEN
    B&T Book Type: NF
    Ingram Subject Code: RB
    Nielsen BookScan Product Class 3: T5.6
    BIC E4L: HIS
    BIC geographical qualifier V2: 1DBK
    B&T Modifier: Subject Development: 20
    BIC subject category V2: HBTG
    B&T Modifier: Geographic Designator: 04
    B&T Modifier: Region of Publication: 03
    Libri: I-RB
    B&T Modifier: Subject Development: 01
    BIC subject category V2: UDB
    B&T General Subject: 431
    LC classification: HN
    B&T Modifier: Text Format: 01
    LC subject heading:
    BISAC V2.8: COM060080
    DC22: 929
    LC subject heading:
    DC22: 929.102854678
    BISAC V2.8: HIS054000, REF013000
    Thema V1.0: UDB, NHTG
    3, Revised
    Edition statement
    3rd Revised edition
    Bloomsbury Publishing PLC
    Imprint name
    The National Archives
    Publication date
    30 September 2005
    Publication City/Country
    Author Information
    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.
    Review quote
    '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
    Table of 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