Have you ever wondered what the lives of your forefathers were like? This book will take you on an exciting voyage of discovery into your family's past, offering a complete introduction to the subject of genealogy. It begins with the basics of starting your own search and guides you through each developing stage. You'll learn what clues to look out for as you study old photographs, certificates and documents, and find out about the organizations and websites that will help you go further. As you step back in time and the lives of your forebears begin to unfold, you're guaranteed to be gripped as the links that connect you to the past are revealed.