Geography and Genealogy: Locating Personal Pasts

Geography and Genealogy: Locating Personal Pasts

by Jeanne Kay Guelke
     
 
This volume is possibly the first ever book to address the geographical and scholarly aspects of Genealogy. It highlights tools and information sources used by geographers and their application to family history research. Furthermore, it examines family history as a socio-cultural practice, including the activities of tourism, archival research and DNA testing.

Overview

This volume is possibly the first ever book to address the geographical and scholarly aspects of Genealogy. It highlights tools and information sources used by geographers and their application to family history research. Furthermore, it examines family history as a socio-cultural practice, including the activities of tourism, archival research and DNA testing.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781409487579
Publisher:
Ashgate Publishing Ltd
Publication date:
11/28/2012
Series:
Heritage, Culture and Identity
Sold by:
Barnes & Noble
Format:
NOOK Book
File size:
19 MB
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Meet the Author

Dallen J. Timothy is Professor and Program Director, Tourism Development and Management, School of Community Resources and Development, Arizona State University, USA. Jeanne Kay Guelke is Professor Emerita in the Department of Geography, University of Waterloo, Canada.

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