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The Resource Happiness is a choice you make : lessons from a year among the oldest old, John Leland

Happiness is a choice you make : lessons from a year among the oldest old, John Leland

Label
Happiness is a choice you make : lessons from a year among the oldest old
Title
Happiness is a choice you make
Title remainder
lessons from a year among the oldest old
Statement of responsibility
John Leland
Creator
Author
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
A "look at what it means to grow old and a ... guide to well-being, [this book] weaves together the stories and wisdom of six New Yorkers who number among the 'oldest old'--those eighty-five and up"--Dust jacket flap
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1959-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Leland, John
Dewey number
305.2609747/1
Index
no index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Happiness in old age
  • Older people
  • Conduct of life
  • Wisdom
  • Conduct of life
  • Happiness in old age
  • Older people
  • Wisdom
Label
Happiness is a choice you make : lessons from a year among the oldest old, John Leland
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Note
"Sarah Crichton Books"
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 235-240)
Contents
Meet the elders -- Surprise of a lifetime -- The paradox of old age -- Why older means wiser -- Love in the time of Lipitor -- On the other hand ... -- More years, less life? -- The lessons -- The lessons of Fred -- The lessons of Ping -- The lessons of John -- The lessons of Helen -- The lessons of Ruth -- The lessons of Jonas
Control code
on1002211362
Dimensions
22 cm.
Edition
First edition.
Extent
242 pages
Isbn
9780374168186
Lccn
2017028940
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)1002211362
Label
Happiness is a choice you make : lessons from a year among the oldest old, John Leland
Publication
Copyright
Note
"Sarah Crichton Books"
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 235-240)
Contents
Meet the elders -- Surprise of a lifetime -- The paradox of old age -- Why older means wiser -- Love in the time of Lipitor -- On the other hand ... -- More years, less life? -- The lessons -- The lessons of Fred -- The lessons of Ping -- The lessons of John -- The lessons of Helen -- The lessons of Ruth -- The lessons of Jonas
Control code
on1002211362
Dimensions
22 cm.
Edition
First edition.
Extent
242 pages
Isbn
9780374168186
Lccn
2017028940
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)1002211362

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