Genealogy, heraldry, names & honours

    Scottish Genealogy Fourth Edition

    By Bruce Durie

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    Paperback £12.65

    Scottish Genealogy is a comprehensive guide to tracing your family history in Scotland.

    Clans and Tartans

    By Collins Maps

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    Paperback £6.65

    The perfect introduction to Scottish tartans. Produced in association with the Scottish Tartans Authority, this Little Book focuses on the history of the world famous Scottish tartan.

    Union Jack

    By Nick Groom

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    Paperback Save £2.34 = £9.65

    The first history of the icon used by everyone from the royalty to pop stars, revised and updated.

    Genealogy For Dummies

    By Matthew L. Helm

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    Paperback £14.45

    The fun way to research your family history Genealogy For Dummies, 8th Edition covers everything you need to know about starting a genealogical research project-including where and how to find information, how to communicate with other online genealogists, how to leverage social networking sites and apps, how to add digital...

    Same Sex Love 1700-1957

    By Gill Rossini

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    Paperback £10.25

    First history of same-sex relationships aimed specifically at the family history market


    By Alistair Moffat

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    Paperback Save £1.54 = £8.45

    A remarkable new piece of research that vividly uncovers Scotland's DNA Map. Since the opening of the Scottish Parliament there has been a revitalised interest in Scottish history and national identity. New technology and the mushrooming of genetic studies is spectacularly furthering our knowledge of who we are.

    Tracing Your Ancestors Through Letters and Personal Writings

    By Ruth Alexandra Symes

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    Looks at the many ways or ancestors wrote down their thoughts and ideas and shows family historians how to get the most information from their ancestors' writings.

    Mitford Family

    By Hugh Mitford Raymond

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    Family Tree Guide to DNA Testing and Genetic Genealogy

    By Blaine T Bettinger

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    Paperback Save £6.74 = £16.25

    Unlock the secrets in your DNA!

    A History of the Weld Family: Volume 1

    By Brian Edmond Weld

    Paperback £19.99

    Many members of the Weld Family have been interested in researching the history and descent of our family over, at least, the last hundred and fifty years. My own interest in the family started while still a child and has occupied many thousands of hours of my spare time over...

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