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The Resource Family trees : a history of genealogy in America, François Weil

Family trees : a history of genealogy in America, François Weil

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Family trees : a history of genealogy in America
Title
Family trees
Title remainder
a history of genealogy in America
Statement of responsibility
François Weil
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Traces the history of genealogy in the United States, from its early preoccupation with social status and lineage, to a nineteenth-century search for Anglo-Saxon roots, to a twentieth-century acceptance of diversity and the introduction of DNA technology
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Weil, François
Index
index present
LC call number
CS9
LC item number
.W45 2013
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Genealogy
  • Genealogy
  • National characteristics, American
  • Genealogie
  • USA
  • Genealogy
  • Genealogy
  • National characteristics, American
  • United States
  • Genealogieën
  • Identiteit
  • Verenigde Staten
Label
Family trees : a history of genealogy in America, François Weil
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 223-283) and index
Contents
Lineage and family in colonial America -- The rise of American genealogy -- Antebellum blood and vanity -- "Upon the love of country and pride of race" -- Pedigrees and the market -- Everybody's search for roots
Control code
812067631
Dimensions
22 cm
Extent
304 p.
Isbn
9780674045835
Lccn
2012044769
Other control number
40022264897
System control number
(OCoLC)812067631
Label
Family trees : a history of genealogy in America, François Weil
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 223-283) and index
Contents
Lineage and family in colonial America -- The rise of American genealogy -- Antebellum blood and vanity -- "Upon the love of country and pride of race" -- Pedigrees and the market -- Everybody's search for roots
Control code
812067631
Dimensions
22 cm
Extent
304 p.
Isbn
9780674045835
Lccn
2012044769
Other control number
40022264897
System control number
(OCoLC)812067631

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