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Life in an Older America

3 out of 5 stars 1 customer review
ISBN-13: 978-0870784385
ISBN-10: 0870784382
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About the Author

Robert N. Butler is the director of the International Longevity Center, Mount Sinai Medical Center, and editor-in-chief of the journal Geriatrics. He is the author of The Longevity Revolution and Why Survive? Being Old in America, both published by HarperCollins. Lawrence K. Grossman is the former president of NBC News and PBS. Mia R. Oberlink is the Project Director of the AdvantAge Initiative at the Center for Home Care Policy and Research.


Product Details

  • Paperback: 287 pages
  • Publisher: The Century Foundation (July 1, 1999)
  • Language: English
  • ISBN-10: 0870784382
  • ISBN-13: 978-0870784385
  • Product Dimensions: 1 x 6.2 x 9 inches
  • Shipping Weight: 10.4 ounces
  • Average Customer Review: 3.0 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (1 customer review)
  • Amazon Best Sellers Rank: #8,471,559 in Books (See Top 100 in Books)

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By lsasson on November 6, 2014
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I like Robert Butler's other books, this was a little dry.
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