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language as a window into human nature

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Saturday 15 August My Ancestor came from Devon: Those That Stayed and Those That Went Does your family come from Devon? Do you wonder why they left Devon and travelled to other parts of the world or other areas of Britain? This workshop explores the reasons and describes the resources available for finding out more.

See more talks like this in: leisure / familyhistory


Saturday 8 August Family Historian Software for Beginners and Refreshers A full-day workshop, to help you use Family Historian. For UK users, beginners and refreshers.

See more talks like this in: leisure / familyhistory / localhistory


CANCELLED: Wednesday 12 August London's Sailortown in the 18th century: Social History of Shadwell and Ratcliff Derek Morris explores London's East End, along the River Thames, where the bustling Sailortown grew in the 1800s.

See more talks like this in: leisure / familyhistory


Saturday 15 August Self-Publishing for Family Historians Patsy Trench, a writer and self-publisher, covers how to publish printed books and e-books, do it yourself or find others to do it for you and how and where to distribute your book.

See more talks like this in: society / technology / selfpublishing


Monday 17 August Picturing the British Holiday Talk by Stephen Clarke

See more talks like this in: arts / art / history / holidays






 

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