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  • Christian Names in Local and Family Historyby George Redmonds

    Dundurn 2004; US$ 14.99

    This groundbreaking work challenges assumptions on the frequency of first names and shows that they can be significant in tracing genealogies or studying communities. more...

  • DNA and Family Historyby Chris Pomery; Steve Jones

    Dundurn 2004; US$ 11.99

    In the wake of highly-publicized scientific breakthroughs using genetics to confirm family connections, genealogists saw potential for their own research. Many are finding that comparing the DNA signatures of individuals can reveal startling information on families, surnames and origins. more...

  • In Search of My Fatherby Marion Elizabeth Fawkes

    Dundurn 1994; US$ 9.99

    What begins as research into the life of a Boer War veteran who died in the First World War expands to touch on many significant personalities and events in Canadian history. more...

  • Perfect Babies' Namesby Rosalind Fergusson

    Random House 2009; US$ 8.39

    Perfect Babies' Names is an essential resource for all parents-to-be. Taking a close look at over 3,000 names, it not only tells you each name's meaning and history, it also tells you which famous people have shared it over the years and how popular - or unpopular - it is now. With tips on how to make a shortlist and advice for avoiding names... more...

  • The Canadian Honours Systemby Christopher McCreery

    Dundurn 2005; US$ 29.99

    This full-colour illustrated book recounts the history of Canada's various national orders, decorations, and medals. more...

  • Mary Janewayby Mary Pettit

    Dundurn 2009; US$ 11.99

    Mary Janeway, born in Scotland in 1887, came to Canada as a "home child" at a very young age. Separated from her brothers and sisters, the "tiny" Mary was sent as a domestic to a farm near Innerkip, Ontario. This is Mary's story. more...

  • The Abode of Loveby Kate Barlow

    Mainstream Publishing 2011; US$ 11.20

    The Abode of Love is Kate Barlow's remarkable account of growing up within the remnants of a religious cult. Protected from the truth about her family's past by a wall of secrecy, it was years before Kate unearthed her grandfather's controversial claim to be the reincarnation of Jesus Christ and learned of the rumours that had circulated... more...

  • How to write and publish your family history in ten easy stepsby Noeline Kyle

    NewSouth 2011; US$ 15.95

    After thirty years of giving workshops, talks and seminars to family historians and genealogists Dr Noeline Kyle realised what was missing. What her audience is really crying out for is an easy-to-use reference book to show them how to write and publish their research. How to write and publish your family story in ten easy steps draws on Kyle’s... more...

  • How to Write and Publish Your Family Storyby Noeline Kyle

    University of New South Wales Press 2011; US$ 15.95

    This easy-to-use reference book draws on successful professional experience writing and publishing family histories to create a universal method for novices and seasoned genealogists alike. Demystifying the process of writing and publishing a family history, this book guides future authors beyond their research using 10 basic steps to help them shape... more...

  • American Dynastyby Kevin Phillips

    Penguin Books Ltd 2004; Not Available

    An acerbic, withering account of the ascent of the Bush family to the pinnacle of the American political and social elite and the implications of the dynasty's hold on power for democracy in America. With an unerring instinct for fakery and humbug,Phillips traces the convoluted trail of Bush mendacity through three generations. The picture he paints... more...