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Rats Alley, 2nd extended edition

Family Tree Editor Helen Tovey reviews the extended 2nd edition of Peter Chasseaud's World War I book, Rats Alley, ...


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Tracing Villains & Their Victims

Get to grips with genealogy records connected to crime with this new handbook for family historians, Tracing ...


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Emigrants by James Evans

Family Tree assistant editor Karen Clare reviews 'Emigrants: Why the English Sailed to the New World' by James ...


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Tracing your Ancestors' Lives

Family Tree Editor Helen Tovey reviews 'Tracing your Ancestors’ Lives: A Guide for Family Historians' by Barbara J ...


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Tracing Your Nonconformist Ancestors - family tree book reviews

Nonconformist ancestors will at some point appear in most of our family trees. Stuart A Raymond's new family tree ...


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Who's Buried Where in London

Who's Buried Where in London is a fascinating new book by former Blue Badge Guide Peter Matthews ...


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The Jewel of Knightsbridge

We review The Jewel of Knightsbridge by Robin Harrod, who discovered his ancestor founded the iconic London store ...


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Britain's Wartime Evacuees by Gillian Mawson

We review Gillian Mawson's new book, which collects precious accounts of evacuees and the people in the ...


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Tracing Your Twentieth Century Ancestors

Genealogist Karen Bali's guide to tracing your ancestors in the 1900s could help you explore the lives of your ...


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Uncivilised Genes

Discover a revealing new book that explores how understanding our 'caveman biology' can help humans build a ...


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Don't miss our top free tech tips for family historians

Discover 3 of the best free gadgets, web tools and apps for genealogists


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Flesh and Blood by Stephen McGann.

We take a look at 'Call the Midwife' actor Stephen McGann's book dedicated to his family history. ...


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