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To cherish the life of the world : selected letters of Margaret Mead / edited by Margaret M. Caffrey and Patricia A. Francis ; with a foreword by Mary Catherine Bateson.

  • Mead, Margaret, 1901-1978
[2006], ©2006
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Also known as

Selected letters of Margaret Mead


New York : Basic Books, [2006], ©2006.

Physical description

xxxiii, 429 pages, 8 unnumbered pages of plates : illustrations, portraits ; 25 cm

Bibliographic information

Includes bibliographical references (p. 391-409) and index.
"Selected works of Margaret Mead": p. 411-412.


Family : bread and butter and applesauce -- Husbands : starved for likemindedness -- Lovers : continuingly meaningful -- Friends : a genius for friendship -- Colleagues : what is important is the work -- Growing family : kith and kin.



  • English

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    History of Medicine
    BZP (Mead)
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  • 0465008151
  • 9780465008155