Tracing Your Jewish Ancestors by Rosemary E. Wenzerul
Look inside with Google Book Preview
Tracing Your Jewish Ancestors
By Rosemary E. Wenzerul

Tracing Your Jewish Ancestors

A Guide for Family Historians

By (author) See other recent books by Rosemary E. Wenzerul
Format: Paperback

Checking availability...



Tracing Your Jewish Ancestors by Rosemary E. Wenzerul

Book Description

Rosemary Wenzerul's lively and informative guide to researching Jewish history will be absorbing reading for anyone who wants to find out about the life of a Jewish ancestor. In a clear and accessible way she takes readers through the entire process of research. She provides a brief social history of the Jewish presence in Britain, with descriptions of the principal communities all over the country. She gives a concise account of the history of genealogy and looks at practical issues of research - how to get started, how to organize the work, how to construct a family tree and how to use the information obtained to enlarge upon the social history of the family. She describes, in practical detail, the many sources that researchers can go to for information on their ancestors, their families and Jewish history. Vivid case studies are a feature of her book, for they show how the life stories of individuals can be reconstructed with only a small amount of initial information. Her invaluable handbook will be essential reading and reference for anyone who is trying to gain an insight into the life of an ancestor or is researching any aspect of Jewish history.

Buy Tracing Your Jewish Ancestors book by Rosemary E. Wenzerul from Australia's Online Bookstore, Boomerang Books.


Book Details

ISBN: 9781844157884
ISBN-10: 1844157881
Format: Paperback
(210mm x 148mm x 15mm)
Pages: 192
Imprint: Pen & Sword Books Ltd
Publisher: Pen & Sword Books Ltd
Publish Date: 23-Jul-2008
Country of Publication: United Kingdom

Reviews

» Have you read this book? We'd like to know what you think about it - write a review about Tracing Your Jewish Ancestors book by Rosemary E. Wenzerul and you'll earn 50c in Boomerang Bucks loyalty dollars (you must be a member - it's free to sign up!)

Write a book review


Boomerang Bucks close

For every $20 you spend on books, you will receive $1 in Boomerang Bucks loyalty dollars. You can use your Boomerang Bucks as a credit towards a future purchase from Boomerang Books. Note that you must be a Member (free to sign up) and that conditions do apply.

Recent books by Rosemary E. Wenzerul close
»
BoomerangBooks.com.au close