ERIC Number: ED398152
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1996
A Student's Guide to Italian American Genealogy. Oryx American Family Tree Series.
Brockman, Terra Castiglia
This book is designed to help the novice in understanding how to conduct genealogical research for Italian ancestors. A brief introduction to each chapter offers ideas on topics for research and resources to consult. Chapters include: (1) "Why Trace Your Roots?"; (2) "The History of Italian Immigration"; (3) "Beginning Your Genealogical Search"; (4) "Getting the Inside Story"; (5) "Using Outside Sources"; (6) "Research in Italy"; (7) "Nontraditional Families"; and (8) "Putting It All Together." (EH)
Descriptors: Bibliographies, Elementary Secondary Education, Ethnic Groups, Ethnic Origins, Family History, Family (Sociological Unit), Genealogy, Information Sources, Italian Americans, Kinship, Multicultural Education, Oral History, Reference Materials, Social Studies
The Oryx Press, 4041 North Central at Indian School Road, Phoenix, AZ 85012-3397.
Publication Type: Books; Guides - Classroom - Learner
Education Level: N/A
Audience: Students; Practitioners
Authoring Institution: N/A
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