The history of longevity is a history of myths. This volume shows that most reported instances of exceptional longevity are incorrect. It is only when reliable birth registrations are available and when reports of ages above 100 are systematically checked against these data that the quality of national statistics on exceptional longevity improves.
- Limba : Engleza
- Data Publicarii : 01 Jan 1999
- Format : Hardback
- Numar pagini : 248
- ISBN : 9788778384669