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Synopsis:

This enchanting collection of writings and photographs evokes the beauty, humor and courage of women living in their later years and tells of the endearing moments of joy--and passion--to be found in the rich and varied world of midlife and beyond. An award-winning anthology that takes a refreshing look at issues of aging in a society that glorifies youth. Over 1.6 million copies of the anthology have been sold across the United States. This groundbreaking collection was one of the first non-clinical and positive books on women and aging, and was written by older women themselves. It challenged stereotypes and confronted the invisibility of older women in America.

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ISBN:
9781576010785
Editor:
Martz, Sandra Haldeman
Publisher:
Papier-Mache Press
Editor:
Martz, Sandra Haldeman
Author:
Martz, Sandra Haldeman
Location:
Kingston, RI
Subject:
Women
Subject:
American - General
Subject:
Aging
Subject:
American literature
Subject:
Aging - General
Subject:
Women's Studies - General
Subject:
Older women
Subject:
Older people s writings, American
Subject:
Literature-A to Z
Edition Number:
4
Edition Description:
Includes bibliographical references.
Series Volume:
108-13
Publication Date:
20070731
Binding:
TRADE PAPER
Language:
English
Illustrations:
Yes
Pages:
xiv, 203 p.
Dimensions:
9.76x7.04x.72 in. .98 lbs.

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"Synopsis" by , This enchanting collection of writings and photographs evokes the beauty, humor and courage of women living in their later years and tells of the endearing moments of joy--and passion--to be found in the rich and varied world of midlife and beyond. An award-winning anthology that takes a refreshing look at issues of aging in a society that glorifies youth. Over 1.6 million copies of the anthology have been sold across the United States. This groundbreaking collection was one of the first non-clinical and positive books on women and aging, and was written by older women themselves. It challenged stereotypes and confronted the invisibility of older women in America.
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