You Can Write your Family History

You Can Write your Family History

Book - 2008
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Explains what it takes to create a compelling, highly readable, and entirely true story, whether you decide to write a biography, family history narrative, or memoir. Elements include selecting the best type of family history to write, deciding on a theme, conducting effective research to flush out a narrative, putting subjects into the context of social history, and getting the words down on paper.
Publisher: Baltimore, MD : Genealogical Pub. Co., 2008, ©2003
Edition: First edition
ISBN: 9780806317830
0806317833
Branch Call Number: 929.1 Ca
Characteristics: 245 pages : illustrations ; 23 cm

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May 12, 2014

An excellent resource for getting started writing your family history. Covers everything you need to know - including where to start, what to write about, how to structure your book and how to make your stories come alive. There are chapters on referencing, acknowledging your sources (especially for illustrations and photos) and bringing your research to life. The final two chapters cover getting your work published. Highly recommended.

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