TITLE

a new way to write your will

AUTHOR(S)
Matlack, Jennifer; Herr, Laurie
PUB. DATE
June 2003
SOURCE
Health (Time Inc. Health);Jun2003, Vol. 17 Issue 5, p105
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Talks about the significance of leaving a legacy with one handwritten letter. Origin of the concept of ethical wills; Contents of ethical wills, according to history. INSETS: Writing down your life;Are you a righty or a lefty?.
ACCESSION #
9914241

 

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