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New PDF release: A Time of Our Own: In Celebration of Women over Sixty

By Elinor Miller Greenberg,Fay W. Whitney

The very idea of retirement is altering, in particular between ladies. latest mature girl is a pace-setter, exemplifying a special method of paintings, provider, and studying. those ladies, age 60 and older, locate themselves coming into the final 3rd in their lives in a nation of relative overall healthiness, optimism, and private freedom, and are starting to ask, "What now?" in accordance with broad interviews, examine, and the authors' specialist and private stories, A Time of Our Own explores the possibilities on hand in one's "third third." A must-read for all ladies getting into this intriguing new bankruptcy of life.

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