“Genealogy Basics in 30 Minutes” written by Shannon Combs-Bennett was recently released. This is a quick guide to creating a family tree, building connections with relatives, and discovering the stories of your ancestors. The book is divided into the following chapters:
- Starting your family tree
- Genealogy road trips
- Online research, genetic genealogy, and other resources
- Tracking and sharing research
- How to tame sprawling records
- About the author
Shannon Combs-Bennett is an author, researcher, and lecturer based in the Washington, DC area. She is a frequent contributor to Family Tree Magazine and Family Tree University. She serves as the Creative Director for the In-Depth Genealgist, and is the founder of T2 Family History.
Other educational genealogy books you can find written by Shannon are "An In-Depth Guide to Washington, DC" and "An In-Depth Guide to Richmond, Virginia".