Who Do You Think You Are?: The Essential Guide to Tracing Your Family History
The companion how-to guide to the hit TV series-with advice for anyone starting their own genealogical search.
In the groundbreaking NBC series Who Do You Think You Are? seven celebrities-Sarah Jessica Parker, Emmitt Smith, Lisa Kudrow, Matthew Broderick, Brooke Shields, Susan Sarandon, and Spike Lee-went on an emotional journey to trace their family history and discover who they really are, and millions of viewers caught the genealogy bug. With the official companion guide, anyone can learn how to chart their family's unique path. Featuring step-by-step instructions from Megan Smolenyak2, one of America's top genealogical researchers, this book offers everything readers need to know to start the journey into their past, from digging through old photos, to finding the best online resources.
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LibraryThing ReviewUser Review - JessieP73 - LibraryThing
GREAT resource for those looking to begin researching their family history. It outlines the basics of genealogy, including the key documents to look for, the best resources to locate them (both online ... Read full review
LibraryThing ReviewUser Review - quaintlittlehead - LibraryThing
This may not be a five-star text for an experienced genealogist, but for newcomers, this book will answer a lot of questions about how to get started and what to look for. Smolenyak covers the plusses ... Read full review