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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
Summary
This is an illustrated social history that traces the way Western society has treated old people throughout history. It is a human story of great contemporary resonance, in which historical detective work demolishes both our own prejudices and the propaganda of the past, and coaxes new insights
Cataloging source
StDuBDS
Dewey number
  • 305.2'6'09
  • 305.26
  • 305.2609
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • portraits
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Thane, Pat
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Older people
  • Old age
  • Older people
  • Older people
  • Older people in art
  • Social history
  • Society
Label
The long history of old age, edited by Pat Thane
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Ill. on lining papers
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 313-314) and index
Control code
9780500251263
Dimensions
27 cm.
Extent
320 p.
Isbn
9780500251263
Isbn Type
(hbk.)
Other physical details
ill. (some col.), ports. (some col.)
Label
The long history of old age, edited by Pat Thane
Publication
Note
Ill. on lining papers
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 313-314) and index
Control code
9780500251263
Dimensions
27 cm.
Extent
320 p.
Isbn
9780500251263
Isbn Type
(hbk.)
Other physical details
ill. (some col.), ports. (some col.)

Library Locations

    • Westminster Reference LibraryBorrow it
      35 St. Martin's Street, London, WC2H 7HP, GB
      51.5096382 -0.1297941
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