The decline of life : old age in eighteenth-century England / Susannah R. Ottaway.
This is an important new study of the history of ageing. Ottaway combines a comprehensive survey of existing literature with original interpretation and analysis of available data, using a wide variety of sources. Her lively and sophisticated analysis will be of great interest to scholars in British...
Cambridge, UK ; New York, NY :
Cambridge University Press,
|Series:||Cambridge studies in population, economy, and society in past time ;