<www.babelfish.altavista.com> Translates text of about 40 sentences at a time into French, Spanish, Italian, German, Russian or Portuguese.
<www.freetranslation.com> Instant translation from English into Spanish, French, Italian, German, Norwegian or Portuguese.
<www.yourdictionary.com> Links to dozens of dictionaries in languages from Afrikaans to Zulu.
BOOKS, NEWSLETTERS AND SOFTWARE
• Ancestry’s Red Book: American State, County and Town Sources edited by Alice Eichholz (Ancestry)
• The Handybook for Genealogists, 9th edition (Everton Publishers)
• Searching on Location: Planning a Research Trip by Anne Ross Balhuizen (Ancestry)
• The Educated Traveler newsletter, Box 220822, Chantilly, VA 20153, (800) 648-5168 or (703) 471-1063, <www. educated-traveler.com>
•Universal Translator translation software, deluxe version includes 30 languages. <www.languageforce.com> Windows 95 or higher.
•Systran Personal translation software, <www.systransoft.com> Windows 95 or higher.
GENEALOGY TOUR COMPANIES
•Ashton Drye Associates
95 Squire Place Orchard Park, NY 14127 (800) 785-7785 Specializes in arts-related tours, but developing genealogy tours of Great Britain as a sideline.
2112 Walnut St. Philadelphia, PA 19103 (215) 665-1233 <www.seeitaly.com> Specializes in Jewish heritage tours of Italy.
75 Federal St. Boston, MA 02110 (877) 426-8056 <www.elderhostel.org> Wide variety of tours both in the United States and abroad, aimed at older travelers.
Box 550 Bountiful, UT 84011 (800) 401-7802 <www.eurofocus.com> Private tours of Germany, Austria, Switzerland, Belgium, Holland and Alsace, France, plus assistance with tours to Italy, Scandinavia and Great Britain.
2325 NW Market St. Seattle, WA 98107 (800) 891-4706 <www.eplaces.com> Custom tours worldwide.
•History America Tours
Box 797687 Dallas, TX 75379 (800) 628-8542 <www.historyamerica.com> US tours and cruises with historians.
Suite 210, 85 S. Washington St. Seattle, WA 98104 (800) 424-7289 <www.mircorp.com> Tours of Eastern Europe and the Far East; offices in Russia.
•P.A.T.H. Finders International
2225 Crestline Blvd. Olympia, WA 98502 (360) 754-2093 <www.pathfinders.cz> Specializes in the Czech Republic and Slovakia.
•Routes to Roots