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How to Write Biography

Lecture no. 11 from the course: Discovering Your Roots: An Introduction to Genealogy

How to Write Biography

Taught by Professor John Phillip Colletta | 30 min | Categories: The Great Courses Plus Online Hobby & Leisure Courses

Explore the process of writing about your ancestors in a way that’s memorable—but that always adheres to the truth. Learn how to compose timelines; how to build historical context around life events; how to search for (and find) a life’s central theme; how to select the right literary format; and more.

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