Tips and tricks of deciphering German handwriting : a translator's tricks of the trade for transcribing German genealogy documents
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[United States?] : [publisher not identified], 2018.
ISBN
9781980281528
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ix, 95 pages : illustrations, map ; 23 cm
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Fairview Park Branch - Adult Collection - Genealogy929.343 Sch61t 2018 Available

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Published
[United States?] : [publisher not identified], 2018.
Format
Book
Language
English
ISBN
9781980281528
UPC
46098456R10066

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Includes bibliographical references.
Description
"Have German genealogy documents but can't read them? You're not alone. Whether you are a beginner, intermediate or advanced genealogy enthusiast, these easy-to-use transcription and translation tips by professional German handwriting translator Katherine Schober will help you reach new levels in deciphering your ancestors' genealogy records. In this newly-revised, comprehensive collection of Katherine's most popular articles and blog posts, you will discover how to easily recognize a number of letters in the old German handwriting, become familiar with the abbreviations, occupations and outdated words that pepper German documents and learn how to use the very same resources as a professional genealogy translator when deciphering letters, diaries, church records, certificates and more. Complete with 'real-life' handwriting samples, German word glossaries and additional lists of genealogy tools" -- Publisher's description.

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APA Citation, 7th Edition (style guide)

Schober, K. (2018). Tips and tricks of deciphering German handwriting: a translator's tricks of the trade for transcribing German genealogy documents . [publisher not identified].

Chicago / Turabian - Author Date Citation, 17th Edition (style guide)

Schober, Katherine. 2018. Tips and Tricks of Deciphering German Handwriting: A Translator's Tricks of the Trade for Transcribing German Genealogy Documents. [publisher not identified].

Chicago / Turabian - Humanities (Notes and Bibliography) Citation, 17th Edition (style guide)

Schober, Katherine. Tips and Tricks of Deciphering German Handwriting: A Translator's Tricks of the Trade for Transcribing German Genealogy Documents [publisher not identified], 2018.

MLA Citation, 9th Edition (style guide)

Schober, Katherine. Tips and Tricks of Deciphering German Handwriting: A Translator's Tricks of the Trade for Transcribing German Genealogy Documents [publisher not identified], 2018.

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