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  • Spider Eatersby Rae Yang

    University of California Press 2013; US$ 29.95

    Spider Eaters is at once a moving personal story, a fascinating family history, and a unique chronicle of political upheaval told by a Chinese woman who came of age during the turbulent years of the Cultural Revolution. With stunning honesty and a lively, sly humor, Rae Yang records her life from her early years as the daughter of Chinese diplomats... more...

  • On Her Majesty's Serviceby Christopher McCreery

    Dundurn 2008; US$ 9.99

    On Her Majesty's Service examines the history and development of marks of honour from the Crown in detail and also provides complete lists of Canadian recipients and a section on heraldry. more...

  • Very British Family, Aby Laura Trevelyan

    I.B.Tauris 2012; US$ 14.95

    It is a rule that no Trevelyan ever sucks up either to the press, or the chiefs, or the “right people”. The world has given us money enough to enable us to do what we think is right. We thank it for that and ask no more of it, but to be allowed to serve it’ G.M. TrevelyanThe Trevelyans are unique in British social and political history: a family... more...

  • Very British Family, Aby Laura Trevelyan

    I.B.Tauris 2006; US$ 55.00

    It is a rule that no Trevelyan ever sucks up either to the press, or the chiefs, or the “right people”.The world has given us money enough to enable us to do what we think is right. We thank it for that and ask no more of it, but to be allowed to serve it.'G. M. TrevelyanThe Trevelyans are unique in British social and political history: a family that... more...

  • From Paupers to iPadsby Tony Berry

    Fast Print Publishing 2011; US$ 9.99

    When Tony Berry received an email from a hitherto unheardof cousin researching her family history it set him off on an unexpected journey from his home in Australia to the valleys of Wales, the mill towns of Yorkshire and the Sussex coast. Along the way and hand in hand with his cousin now his partner he discovered unknown relatives in New Zealand,... more...

  • Tracing Scottish Ancestors (Collins Pocket Reference)by Collins

    HarperCollins Publishers 2014; US$ 5.91

    An accessible, user-friendly handbook for all amateur genealogists seeking their Scottish roots. more...

  • Collins Dictionary Of Surnames: From Abbey to Mutton, Nabbs to Zouchby Leslie Dunkling

    HarperCollins Publishers 2014; US$ 5.79

    Dictionary of Surnames is the definitive guide to the origin and meaning of British surnames by one of Britain’s leading authority on names. more...

  • Frogley, Cockhead and Crutchby Paul Sullivan

    The History Press 2015; US$ 5.99

    Willy Cockhead had to live with his name. So too did countless others lumbered with ridiculous monikers, safely hidden away in Oxford’s records and censuses – until now.And what names! Some rhyme (Dick Thick), a few are odd (Silly Waters), others you have to say out loud (Rhoda Turtle) and some are just groan-worthy (Blenda Belcher).Uncovered by local... more...

  • A Viking in the Familyby Keith Gregson

    The History Press 2011; US$ 5.99

    Genealogist Keith Gregson takes the reader on a whistle-stop tour of quirky family stories and strange ancestors rooted out by amateur and professional family historians. Each lively entry tells the story behind each discovery and then offers a brief insight into how the researcher found and then followed up their leads, revealing a range of chance... more...

  • Double Exposureby Brian Johnstone

    Saraband 2017; US$ 7.49

    Two revelations, each coming to light 20 years apart following the deaths of his father and mother, prompt Brian Johnstone to turn a poet's eye on his 1950s childhood and explore his parents' lives before and during World War II. His double set of discoveries lead him to encounter relatives both forgotten and unknown, to free an elderly cousin from... more...