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Unlock the Past Publications

Unlock the Past has developed a significant publishing program since 2010. All titles available in both print and ebook editions. Our range is international in scope, with authors from five countries and licensed distributors in the UK and North America.

Click the following links for latest list and full details - all series.

UTP0503 UTP0526 UTP0289 UTP0283 UTP0263


Unlock the Past publications series

  • Guide books - over 80 titles, mostly 28 - 80 pages, with regular releases of new titles and revised editions
  • Handy guides - a new series introduced September 2017 - low cost A4 four-page guides on quality heavy card stock, concise, but packed full of key facts and clear information, intended for handy reference. See media release.
  • Miscellaneous series - books of specialised interest that a commercial publisher would not consider.
UTPH0201 UTPH0281 UTPH0282
UTPH0291 UTPH0292 UTPH0293

Author invitation
- we are open to proposals from new authors - for guide books, handy guides or our proposed regional guides series. Click here for author invitation.

Where to buy

  • all Unlock the Past events, including our own expos, cruises and national and regional roadshows 
  • other events we exhibit at
  • from Unlock the Past authors (not all authors sell their own books, but many do and some also sell books from other authors as well)
  • online from Gould Genealogy & History and Genealogy ebooks
  • some society bookshops

Quantity discounts

Now anyone can have an extra income stream by purchasing in quantity for resale:

  • 25% quantity discount to any organisation, business or individual buying in quantities of 10 or more copies for resale - any mix of Unlock the Past titles in one order (min of two of any one title), plus $9.95 freight per order. Please email Anthea with what you wish to order – anthea@gould.com.au
  • 35% trade discount to established resellers - plus freight at cost. Supplied on invoice.
    New resellers: - payment with order - email Anthea for payement options – anthea@gould.com.au

Place orders with Gould Genealogy & History

We can also take standing orders for any new titles as they are published. Please advise Anthea if you want this – anthea@gould.com.au