A word to the 'over-the-hill' gang

Greene, Michael
December 2001
Furniture/Today;12/3/2001, Vol. 26 Issue 13, p56
Trade Publication
Comments on the over-the-hill life crisis in the United States. Educational background of the author; Home furnishings techniques in libraries and classrooms; Views on the education at the age of 25.


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