The Resource Writing your Family History: A Guide for Family Historians

Writing your Family History: A Guide for Family Historians

Label
Writing your Family History: A Guide for Family Historians
Title
Writing your Family History: A Guide for Family Historians
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Gill Blanchard's practical step-by-step guide to writing a family history is designed for anyone who wants to bring their ancestors' stories to life. She looks at ways of overcoming the particular problems family historians face when writing a family history -- how to deal with gaps in knowledge, how to describe generations of people who did the same jobs or lived in the same area, how to cover the numerous births, marriages and deaths that occur, and when to stop researching and start writing. Her book provides examples to help readers find their own writing style, deal with family stories, m
Cataloging source
N$T
Dewey number
929.0
Index
no index present
LC call number
CS16
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
dictionaries
Label
Writing your Family History: A Guide for Family Historians
Publication
Distribution
Antecedent source
unknown
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  • net
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Cover; Title Page; Copyright Page; Contents; Acknowledgements; Introduction: Who, What, Where, When, Why and How?; Chapter 1: What Kind of Ancestral Story; Chapter 2: When to Stop Researching; Chapter 3: Developing Writing Skills; Chapter 4: Make it Interesting -- 'Bringing the Past to Life'; Chapter 5: The Nitty-Gritty -- From Editing, Proofreading and Acknowledgements to Copyright; Chapter 6: Publishing; Directory of Useful Resources; Select Bibliography; Index
Control code
ocn895772677
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781473840652
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
f5c3adfd-3da5-4907-bb32-c50ab64f9174
Quality assurance targets
unknown
http://library.link/vocab/recordID
.b3190967x
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (OCoLC)895772677
  • pebc1473840651

Library Locations

    • Deakin University Library - Geelong Waurn Ponds CampusBorrow it
      75 Pigdons Road, Waurn Ponds, Victoria, 3216, AU
      -38.195656 144.304955
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