TITLE

91-Year-Old Lives Out Dream as Tech Designer at Silicon Valley Firm

AUTHOR(S)
Zaslow, Alexandra
PUB. DATE
March 2015
SOURCE
People.com;3/4/2015, pN.PAG
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Age doesn't stop Barbara Beskind from following her passion
ACCESSION #
101358331

 

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