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The art of growing old : aging with grace

Author: Marie de Hennezel
Publisher: Waterville, Me. : Thorndike Press, 2012.
Series: Thorndike Press large print health, home & learning.
Edition/Format:   Large print book : English : Large print edView all editions and formats
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Offers advice for positively living with the aging process through anecdotes and examples from the author's work with the elderly, counseling readers to face up to the real problems of aging in order to remain youthful in spirit.
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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Marie de Hennezel
ISBN: 9781410449023 1410449025
OCLC Number: 781594057
Notes: "Originally published in French in France as La chaleur du coeur empeche nos corps de rouiller : viellir sans etre vieux by Editions Robert Laffont, 2008."
Description: 311 p. (large print) ; 23 cm.
Contents: I write for my generation --
When the fear of growing old assails you --
The worst is not inevitable --
The golden age of senior citizens --
Changing the way we see --
Answering fears about old age --
Encounters with remarkable elderly --
Keys to a happy old age --
Accepting growing old --
The heart does not grow old --
A sensual old age --
The fecundity of time --
The last joys of old age --
Knowing how to die --
Conclusion.
Series Title: Thorndike Press large print health, home & learning.
Other Titles: Chaleur du coeur empêche nos corps de rouiller.
Responsibility: Marie de Hennezel ; translated by Sue Dyson.

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Offers advice for positively living with the aging process through anecdotes and examples from the author's work with the elderly, counseling readers to face up to the real problems of aging in order to remain youthful in spirit.
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