Imatge de l'autor
14+ obres 874 Membres 3 Ressenyes

Sobre l'autor

Obres de Kip Sperry

Obres associades

The Book of Mormon Reference Companion (2003) — Col·laborador — 126 exemplars
Encyclopedia of Latter-day Saint History (2000) — Col·laborador — 41 exemplars
The Heavens are Open: The 21st Annual Sidney B. Sperry Symposium (1993) — Col·laborador — 36 exemplars
Mapping Mormonism (2012) — Col·laborador — 34 exemplars, 1 ressenya
Regional Studies in Latter-day Saint Church History: Illinois (1995) — Col·laborador — 8 exemplars

Etiquetat

Coneixement comú

Membres

Ressenyes

An essential tool for anyone who wants to research genealogy well. He has a good collection of documents at the back of the book that you can practice transcribing and the actual transcription on the facing page. Good exercises particularly if reading early manuscripts is a new experience and a good refresher for everyone else.
 
Marcat
TerryLewis | Hi ha 2 ressenyes més | Jun 12, 2017 |
Paleography and studying older documents are some of my favorite aspects of genealogical research. I love studying old handwritten documents as I research family history. Many of the documents I need to study in my region are from the Colonial era and that's why this book was a wise investment. There are close studies of alphabet quirks, abbreviations and terminology from that time period. Half of this book consists of writing samples and transcriptions from various time periods, locations and subjects. This is a go-to reference for those trying to decipher old handwriting from Colonial America.… (més)
1 vota
Marcat
missylc | Hi ha 2 ressenyes més | Jul 18, 2010 |
never got to read it - issues with Google books that apparently can never be worked out except by not buying from Google books
 
Marcat
sistacheryl | Hi ha 2 ressenyes més | Nov 7, 2019 |

Llistes

Potser també t'agrada

Autors associats

Estadístiques

Obres
14
També de
8
Membres
874
Popularitat
#29,294
Valoració
½ 4.4
Ressenyes
3
ISBN
18

Gràfics i taules