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The Scottish Family Tree Detective: Tracing Your Ancestors in Scotland (The Family Tree Detective Series) Paperback – 1 Mar 2007

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  • Paperback: 314 pages
  • Publisher: Manchester University Press; 1st Edition edition (1 Mar. 2007)
  • Language: English
  • ISBN-10: 0719071852
  • ISBN-13: 978-0719071850
  • Product Dimensions: 21.3 x 2 x 14 cm
  • Average Customer Review: 4.0 out of 5 stars 4 customer reviews
  • Amazon Bestsellers Rank: 620,290 in Books (See Top 100 in Books)
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This is not just a book for beginners - even experienced researchers will find the comprehensive detail on records going beyond the basic birth, marriage, death and censuses, useful. --Sheena Tait, Family Tree Magazine, Sunday 1st April 2007

If you've exhausted all roads of research, don't despair - help is at hand. It's time to take up the services of The Scottish Family Detective, Rosemary Bigwood's in-depth guide to researching your family tree. In a practical and readable way, she has chosen to do this, not simply by lookin gat sources, but by asking several pertinent questions and suggesting where you should look for answers. The Scottish Family Tree Detective is a genealogical Sat Nav to guide you where you want to go. --Chris Nicholson, Scots Magazine

About the Author

Rosemary Bigwood is a professional genealogist and lecturer in family history -- .

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