Some of our new May, 2011 history & genealogy catalog listings below. Visit catalog additions for general history, children, and scrapbook resources:
Finding Italian Roots, by John Philip Colletta, 2008 reprint. 206 pages, 5.5×8.5″, softbound book. Thoroughly revised, updated, and expanded Second Edition provides up-to-date information about accessing and interpreting the vast universe of materials available for tracking Italian ancestors and recording their stories for future generations. It contains more state and local sources, more point-by-point explanations, more step-by-step instructions, more “insider” hints and helps, more illustrations, more specific examples, plus an expanded glossary and annotated bibliography, and numerous Internet websites in both English and Italian–all brought vividly to life through the colorful stories of real Italian and Italian-American ancestors. Whether you are just beginning your investigations or have been doing genealogy for years, this guide will help maximize your investment of time, effort, and money. AD2402-$17.00
QuickSheet: Genealogical Problem Analysis, by Elizabeth Shown Mills. 8.5×11″, laminated fold out card. AD2399-$6.00
Evidence Explained: Citing History Sources from Artifacts to Cyberspace. Second Edition, by Elizabeth Shown Mills, 2010 reprint. 886 pages, 8.5×11″, hardbound book.
Following its enthusiastic reception in 2007, we are pleased to announce a new edition of what is now the definitive guide to the citation and analysis of historical sources, a guide so thorough that it leaves nothing to chance, whether you want a podcast or a census record. AD2400-$60.00
QuickSheet: Citing Ancestry.com Databases & Images. 1st Revised Edition, by Elizabeth Shown Mills. 8.5×11″, laminated fold out card. AD2398-$8.00
Social Networking for Genealogists, by Drew Smith, 2009. 130 pages, 8.5×11″, softbound book. This book describes the wide array of social networking services that are now available online and highlights how these services can be used by genealogists to share information, photos, and videos with family, friends, and other researchers. Each chapter guides you through a unique category of social networking services using genealogy-related examples. From blogs and wikis to Facebook and Second Life, author Drew Smith shows you how to incorporate these powerful new tools into your family history research. AD2401-$19.00
QuickSheet: Citing Online African-American Historical Resources Evidence! Style, by Elizabeth Shown Mills. 8.5×11″, laminated fold out card. AD2396-$8.00
Tracing Your Irish Ancestors, by John Grenham, 2006. 6×9″, 550 pages, softbound book. Arguably the best book ever written on Irish genealogy. Not since Margaret Falley’s Irish and Scotch-Irish Ancestral Research, written in the early 1960s, has there been a book that combines all the best features of a textbook and a reference book, expertly describing the various steps in the research process while at the same time providing an indispensable body of source materials for immediate use. AD2403-$35.00
QuickSheet: Citing Online Historical Resources Evidence! Style. First Revised Edition, by Elizabeth Shown Mills. 8.5×11″, laminated fold out card. AD2397-$8.00
We do accept purchase orders from Libraries. Unless requested differently, all orders carry a $11.00 shipping and handling fee ($2 for each additional book to the same address) within the 50 states shipment after receipt of payment.