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The long history of old age, edited by Pat Thane

Label
The long history of old age
Title
The long history of old age
Statement of responsibility
edited by Pat Thane
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Dewey number
305.26091821
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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Thane, Pat
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  • Old age
  • Older people
  • Old age in literature
Label
The long history of old age, edited by Pat Thane
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
1. 'My age is as a lusty winter' : the age of old age / Pat Thane -- 2. 'Old age has always been revered' : the ancient Greek and Roman worlds / Tim Parkin -- 3. 'All want to reach old age but nobody wants to be old' : the Middle Ages and Renaissance / Shulamith Shahar -- 4. 'An idle youth makes a needy old age' : the 17th century / Lynn A. Botelho -- 5. 'Long live the republic where old men preside' : the 18th century / David G. Troyansky -- 6. 'Don't complain about old age' : the 19th century / Thomas R. Cole and Claudia Edwards -- 7. 'I do not think of myself as old' : the 20th century / Pat Thane
Control code
000040002438
Dimensions
27 cm.
Extent
320 p.
Isbn
9780500251263
Other physical details
ill. (some col.)
Label
The long history of old age, edited by Pat Thane
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
1. 'My age is as a lusty winter' : the age of old age / Pat Thane -- 2. 'Old age has always been revered' : the ancient Greek and Roman worlds / Tim Parkin -- 3. 'All want to reach old age but nobody wants to be old' : the Middle Ages and Renaissance / Shulamith Shahar -- 4. 'An idle youth makes a needy old age' : the 17th century / Lynn A. Botelho -- 5. 'Long live the republic where old men preside' : the 18th century / David G. Troyansky -- 6. 'Don't complain about old age' : the 19th century / Thomas R. Cole and Claudia Edwards -- 7. 'I do not think of myself as old' : the 20th century / Pat Thane
Control code
000040002438
Dimensions
27 cm.
Extent
320 p.
Isbn
9780500251263
Other physical details
ill. (some col.)

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