From generation to generation : how to trace your Jewish genealogy and family history / Arthur Kurzweil ; foreword by Elie Wiesel
Nonfiction | Jossey-Bass, a Wiley Imprint | c2004 | 1st ed.
Available at Adult Nonfiction (Call number: 929.1089924 K) plus 1 more
San Francisco, Calif. : Jossey-Bass, a Wiley Imprint, c2004.
xxvii, 367 p. : ill., map ; 23 cm.
Includes bibliographical references and index.
Climbing up my family tree: Jewish genealogy as a spiritual pilgrimage -- Getting started: how to begin your research -- Are you ready to check the records? -- How is Jewish genealogy different from all other genealogy? -- Avotaynu: the premier publisher in the world of Jewish genealogy -- JewishGen.org: Jewish genealogy in cyberspace -- Were your ancestors great rabbis -- The names in your family -- Holocaust research: changing numbers into names -- Your immigrant ancestors -- Discovering the Old Country -- Jewish cemeteries: your history chiseled in stone.