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Text portions of Family History Book (jiapu) (50 pgs)

Posted: Nov 5, 2017 00:33 GMT   (GMT: Nov 5, 2017 00:33)
Vetting and notifications sent at: Nov 6, 2017 08:50 GMT

Job type: Translation/editing/proofing job
Service required: Translation
Confidentiality level: MEDIUM

Languages: Chinese to English

Language variant: Simplified Characters and some classic Chinese 文言文

Job description:

50 pages of printed text from a family tree book (jiapu) containing the history of the Chen clan and details of specific ancestors from a particular village near Shenzhen, tracing their lineage back to 1,000 BC. This is the first phase of project to connect living individuals to specific ancestors mentioned in the jiapu who lived 1[HIDDEN]. The entire jiapu is 329 pages including charts, but is not being translated at this time.
Source format: PDF Document
Delivery format: Microsoft Word

Poster country: United States

Volume: 50 pages

Service provider targeting (specified by job poster):
Membership: Non-members may quote after 12 hours
info Preferred specific fields: General / Conversation / Greetings / Letters, Genealogy
info Preferred native language: Target language(s)
Subject field: Genealogy
info Preferred software: Microsoft Word, Adobe Acrobat
Quoting deadline: Nov 20, 2017 05:00 GMT
Delivery deadline: Dec 15, 2017 05:00 GMT
Sample text: Translating this text is NOT required
See all 50 pages at [HIDDEN]

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Contact person title: Vice Pres
Non-profit organization

Quotes received: 20

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