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Published by Holt, Rinehart and Winston in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Abkhazians

  • Edition Notes

    SeriesCase studies in cultural anthropology
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsDK34.A2 B46
    The Physical Object
    FormatHardcover
    Paginationxiv, 112 p.
    Number of Pages112
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL5426884M
    ISBN 100030880408
    LC Control Number73021655

      In the book, "Healthy at ," author John Roberts said, "the more I have learned about the Abkhasian culture, the more I've been struck by the contrast with the modern industrialized world, and. Riddles of many lands Carl Withers, Sula Benet - ; Early Diffusion and Folk Uses of Hemp. ; Abkhasians: the long-living people of the Caucasus ; How to live to be the life-style of the people of the Caucasus Early Diffusion and Folk Uses of Hemp. The Semai: A Nonviolent People of Malaya - Robert Knox Denton Abkhasians: The Long-Living People of the Caucasus - Sula Benet A Mountain Village in Nepal - John T. Hitchcock Being a Palauan - H.G. Barnett Shadowed Lives: Undocumented Immigrants in American Society - .


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book Holt, Rinehart and Abkhasians: the long-living people of the Caucasus. book. This book (Abkhasians The Long-Living People of the Caucasus), Abkhasians: the long-living people of the Caucasus. book Sula Benet, who was born in Warsaw, Poland and later got her PhD at Columbia, is a very comprehensive anthropological study of the Abkhasians culture.

I’ve been curious about centenarians ever since I wrote my first paper in Culinary School years ago. Additional Physical Format: Online version: Benet, Sula, Abkhasians: the long-living people of the Caucasus. New York, Holt, Rinehart and Winston [].

Abkhasians: the long-living people of the Caucasus. Sula Benet. Holt, Rinehart and Winston, - Social Science - pages. 0 Reviews. From inside the book. What people are saying - Write a review. the long-living people of the Caucasus Sula Benet Snippet view - Abkhasians: the long-living people of the Caucasus.

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And in all the Caucasus, the area most renowned for its extraordinary number of healthy centenarians (people above the age of ) was Abkhasia (pronounced "ab-KAY-zha"). A census had established Abkhasia, then an autonomous region within Soviet Georgia, as the longevity capital of the world.

Click to read more about Abkhasians: The Long Living People of the Caucasus by Sula Benet. LibraryThing is a cataloging and social networking site for bookloversAuthor: Sula Benet. From Abkhasia in the Caucasus south of Russia, where age is beauty, and Vilcabamba in the Andes of South America, where laughter is the greatest medicine, to Hunza in Central Asia, where dance is ageless, and finally the southern Japanese islands of Okinawa, the modern Shangri-la, where people regularly live beyond a century, Robbins examines.

Abkhasians: The Long-Living People of the Caucasus by Sula Benet. Harcourt College Publishers, Paperback. Good. Disclaimer:A copy that has been read, but remains in clean condition.

All pages are intact, and the cover is intact. The spine may show signs of wear. Pages can include limited notes and highlighting, and the copy can include previous owner inscriptions. In the Caucasus Mountains of southern Russia live the Abkhasians.

In the ’s the Soviets made claims that the people there were living to be well into their ’s. One Abkhasian got Abkhasians: the long-living people of the Caucasus. book picture on a postage stamp for being years : Frank Ferendo.

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Abkhasians: The Long-Living People of the Caucasus avg rating — 4 ratings — published — 2 editions Want to Read saving /5. Riddles of many lands Carl Withers, Sula Benet () Early Diffusion and Folk Uses of Hemp () Abkhasians: the long-living people of the Caucasus () How to live to be the life-style of the people of the Caucasus () References.

Abkhasians: the long-living people of the Caucasus How to live to be the life-style of the people of the Caucasus Early Diffusion and Folk Uses of Hemp. Essential Reading For General Public: Gourmet Recipes for Cancer book: Emphasize cottage cheese with flax seed oil (as per the new book - and use at least 6 stalks of organic asparagus in each of your smoothies or juicings.

Hypothyroidism Type 2 by Mark Starr, MD. Could such people—and all Americans—learn something from the Abkhasians. According to Benet, the answer is yes. Sula Benet is the author of her famous book, Abkhasians: The Long Living People of the Caucasus (, New York). Read an Excerpt. 1 Abkhasia: Ancients of the Caucasus People don’t grow old.

When they stop growing, they become old. —Anonymous In the early s, National Geographic magazine approached the world-renowned physician Alexander Leaf, asking him to visit, study, and write an article about the world’s healthiest and most long-living people/5(6).

PEOPLE; Search the history of over billion web pages on the Internet. search Search the Wayback Machine. Featured texts All Books All Texts latest This Just In Smithsonian Libraries FEDLINK (US) Genealogy Lincoln Collection Long Life in the Soviet Caucasus".

Dr. Sula Benet, anthropologist and author of "Abkhasians: The Long-Living People of the Caucasus", lists a number of reasons for Abkhasians' remarkable health and longevity. One she highlighted: "In Abkhasia, a person's status increases with age, and he or she receives ever more privileges with the passing years.

- Explore sehnazunugur's board "Republic of Abkhazia (Apsny) Lovers" on Pinterest. See more ideas about Caucasus mountains, Caucasian people and Bus stop design pins. The American Riddle Book by Carl Withers Dr. Sula Benet and a great selection of related books, art and collectibles available now at Abkhazia has long boasted that its people live longer than the people anywhere else in Europe.

Anthropologists have studied the phenomenon, and been baffled. Inaccording to Sula Benet’s book Abkhasians: The Long-living People of the Caucasus, two out of five Abkhaz-ians who reached sixty would live to ninety, as opposed to less than one in.

The word "longevity" is sometimes used as a synonym for "life expectancy" in r, the term longevity is sometimes meant to refer only to especially long-lived members of a population, whereas life expectancy is always defined statistically as the average number of years remaining at a given age. For example, a population's life expectancy at birth.

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If you are interested in extending your health span as well as your life span, read this book. Healthy at is a masterpiece.”/5(). Gourmet Recipes for Cancer book: Emphasize cottage cheese with flax seed oil (as per the new book - and use at least 6 stalks of organic asparagus in each of your smoothies or juicings.

Hypothyroidism Type 2 by Mark Starr, MD. Abkhasians: the long-living people of the Caucasus How to live to be the life-style of the people of the Caucasus [ edit ] Early Diffusion and Folk Uses of Hemp. When I wrote the first edition of Other Cultures, Elder Years, published incultural gerontology (a term some have credited me with using first) was still very much in its infancy.

The area has expanded so much since that time that it is a daunting task to assimilate the rich variety of published sources now available. The anthropologist Sula Benet wrote a couple of books after she spent some time doing research in the Caucasus, one of them called The Abkhasians: The Long-living People of the Caucasus which dealt, at least in part, with their longevity.

All or most of these centenarians from Abkhazia being ethnically Abkhaz would, then, make a lot of sense. Another anthropologist who describes the values of a frugal diet and an active lifestyle as studied in long lived people of the Caucasus (Abkhasians), the Karakorum Range (Hunzas) and the Andes (Vilkabamba) is Alexander Leaf, a professor of clinical medicine at Harvard Medical School who says in his book entitled Youth in Old Age (Leaf, 1 Abkhasia: Ancients of the Caucasus People don’t grow old.

When they stop growing, they become old. —Anonymous In the early s, National Geographic magazine approached the world-renowned physician Alexander Leaf, asking him to visit, study, and write an article about the world’s healthiest and most long-living people.

1 Abkhasia: Ancients of the Caucasus People don't grow old. When they stop growing, they become old. --Anonymous In the early s, National Geographic magazine approached the world-renowned physician Alexander Leaf, asking him to visit, study, and write an article about the world's healthiest and most long-living people.

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