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From: "Patricia G. Lima" <>
Subject: Re: Finding Info on the Net
Date: Mon, 26 Jan 1998 18:12:30 -0500
I also have the book Netting Your Ancestors. I think it's a great book.
The book was well worth the cost.
Surnames I am researching: Bacon, Homan, Pearsall, Wood, Travers,
Ackely, Reilly, Abruzzo, Dyer, Shaw
> From: Katecarey <>
> Subject: Finding Info on the Net
> Date: Monday, January 26, 1998 7:34 AM
> I ordered a book and I wanted to tell everyone about it but my husband
> wait until I got it. All I can say is WOW! The book is called Netting
> Ancestors and I got it from an ad on a list called GEN-MAT. Its
> they say it is. Here's the ad I got: (these people also have a great web
> with lots of helpful books.)
> "Among the genealogy and history books at http://www.hertge.com/essex
> The book everyone has been waiting for!
> Cyndi Howells'
> NETTING YOUR ANCESTORS
> Genealogy Research on the Internet
> Cyndi Howells is the owner and webmaster of Cyndi's List of Genealogy
> Sites on the Internet, probably the most visited genealogy site on the
> Now Cyndi brings her years of electronic research and expertise together
> a book which will become the definitive guide to genealogical research on
> the Internet.
> To help you get the most out of your online time, Netting Your Ancestors
> focuses on the three most useful components of the Internet, each of
> addressed in a separate chapter: E-mail, Mailing Lists and Newsgroups,
> the World Wide Web. Within each chapter, sections are devoted to software
> requirements, guidelines, and the basic workings of each component, along
> with tips for reseaechers who have already been online for a while. The
> last section of each chapter is devoted to research strategies that will
> benefit both new and veteran online reseachers.
> The most we can say for this book is when the original shipment arrived,
> took the first copy for ourselves!
> CODE GE7 182 pages soft cover $19.95 + $3.50 S&H *
> Master Charge/Visa or Check US funds.
> Inquire re shipment outside USA.
> TO ORDER:
> E-mail us your intention to purchase. We will reserve a copy for you
> and send you an order form.
> ON-LINE CATALOG:
> See our on-line catalog - http://www.hertge.com/essex for a full
> description of
> other genealogy and history books.
> For any questions please feel free to e-mail us at: "