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Guide to Wolfram|Alpha for Genealogy and Family History Research

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Most genealogists and family historians these days are familiar with a variety of search engines used to locate information on the Internet. These include Google, Bing, and Yahoo as well as specialty search engines such as Mocavo. The process is pretty straight-forward: you enter your search terms and you get back a list of links to relevant websites.

But what if there were
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Kindle Edition, First e-dition, 43 pages
Published May 2013 by Hack Genealogy
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Ricky Kimsey
Jul 20, 2016 Ricky Kimsey rated it it was amazing
Genealogy Research

This short book shows you how to do genealogy research using the Wolfram|Alpha app that you can purchase from the app store. You can research family names,weather conditions on your birthdate and find how much a dollar in 1929 is worth in today's money.
Lydia Goularte-Ruiz
Jun 16, 2015 Lydia Goularte-Ruiz rated it it was amazing
Excellent source

An excellent source for getting the most efficient use out of this wonderful search engine. Saves time and helps you get quick answers to your genealogy research questions.
Nancy Paget
May 12, 2015 Nancy Paget rated it it was amazing
Wolfram/alpha

Great ideas for using this site for genealogy. Now I need to download an app to use it. Will do.
Dee Renee  Chesnut
Jul 06, 2015 Dee Renee Chesnut rated it liked it
Shelves: ebooks, 2015
My copy was free at the time I downloaded it to my Kindle for Android app.
There is good information and it is worth keeping for reference.
Lori Smith
Feb 04, 2015 Lori Smith rated it it was amazing
Helpful guide

Very helpful guide for genealogists and anyone interested in using Wolfram Alpha. I also enjoyed the little "extras" in the guide. Recommend.
Patti L Bennett
Feb 15, 2015 Patti L Bennett rated it really liked it
Excellent summary

Short concise and very useable advice. I Aaron m anxious to try the website on my laptop and load to my kindle. I plan on getting some valuable use..
Noel
Feb 19, 2015 Noel rated it it was amazing
excellent quick guide to using Wolfram/Alpha

Quick, easy, useful and simple to get started using this site. I'll recommend it to my genealogy group and bookmark the page.
Christine
Jan 14, 2014 Christine rated it it was amazing
Another short & sweet book, jam-packed with cool ways to use this tool. You'll never not use Wolfram Alpha again!
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