Oxford Companion To Family And Local History : 2nd Edition
This Companion is an essential book for anyone wanting advice on how to research their English, Irish, Scottish, or Welsh origins and ideal for all those with an interest in social history.
Over 2,000 entries
Informative thematic articles, including 'A Guide for Beginners', 'Links between British and American Families', 'Black and Asian Family History', and an extended article on 'Names'
Fully revised and updated edition with a new structure for ease of use: the A-Z dictionary follows the section of thematic articles
Recommended web links for hundreds of entries, accessed and updated via the Family and Local History companion website
Appendices include contact information for every national and local records office