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Philadelphia News Anchor Dawn Timmeney Discovers Her Family History


The Family: A World History (New Oxford World History)


The Family: A World History (New Oxford World History)


$21.95


People have always lived in families, but what that means has varied dramatically across time and cultures. The family is not a “natural” phenomenon but an institution with a dynamic history stretching 10,000 years into the past. Mary Jo Maynes and Ann Waltner tell the story of this fundamental unit from the beginnings of domestication and human settlement. They consider the codification of rules …

Genealogy: Essential Research Methods


Genealogy: Essential Research Methods


$15.19


This book is the ideal companion for anybody researching their family tree. It provides advice and inspiration on methods and problem-solving and helps the amateur family historian understand what successful professionals do to get results, and why we should copy them. Over the course of 10 chapters it examines the various themes that affect the success or failure of all genealogy research. This …

Refuge: An Unnatural History of Family and Place


Refuge: An Unnatural History of Family and Place


$5.00


In the spring of 1983 Terry Tempest Williams learned that her mother was dying of cancer. That same season, The Great Salt Lake began to rise to record heights, threatening the Bear River Migratory Bird Refuge and the herons, owls, and snowy egrets that Williams, a poet and naturalist, had come to gauge her life by. One event was nature at its most random, the other a by-product of rogue technolog…

Hudson Coat of Arms, Family Crest & History Combo


Hudson Coat of Arms, Family Crest & History Combo


$29.99


The image used for this product is an EXAMPLE of what the product will look like. This COLLECTIBLE is in full glorious color! This bundle Includes a 11×17 print and two 8.5×11 prints. The Surname for this product is the first word in the products name and the country of origin is indicated with the last two words in the products name. These prints combine a full color rendition(s) of the earliest …