November 14, 2017

Family history research — India/Burma


The British Library holds a huge amount of material relating
to the India Office.

India Office Records and Private Papers


The British Library — Railway employment India

The British Library — India Office Family History Search

Indian Army personnel — The National Archives UK

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The National Archives of India

Anglo Burmese Society website

FIBIS (Families of British India Society)

The Family Search website (they have digitised a number of collections relating to India)


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FindMyPast links relating to India

British India Office Army — Navy Pensions

British India Office Births — Baptisms

British India Office Deaths — Burials

British India Office  — Marriages


December 26, 2016

December 18, 2016

December 23, 2014

August 15, 2014

Three English authors


Three English authors whose work inspired Japanese film-maker and artist Hayao Miyazaki.

Diana Wynne Jones
Books: Howl's Moving Castle, Dark Lord of Derkholm
http://www.leemac.freeserve.co.uk/
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Diana_Wynne_Jones

Rosemary Sutcliff
Books: The Lantern Bearers, The Sword and the Circle
http://rosemarysutcliff.com/
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Rosemary_Sutcliff

Philippa Pearce
Books: Tom's Midnight Garden
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Philippa_Pearce
http://www.theguardian.com/news/2007/jan/02/guardianobituaries.booksforchildrenandteenagers
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