The Family Tree Polish, Czech, and Slovak Guide
Subtitled "How to Trace Your Family Tree in Eastern Europe"
Trace your Eastern European ancestors from American shores back to the old country. This in-depth guide will walk you step-by-step through the journey of finding your Polish, Czech, or Slovak roots. You'll learn how to identify immigrant ancestors; find your family's town of origin; locate key genealogical resources; decipher foreign-language records; and untangle the region's complicated history. The book also includes timelines, sample records, resource lists, and sample record request letters to aid your research. (239pp. illus. index. Family Tree Books, 2016.)