Leaf, Alexander, M.D.
Original publisher: National Geographic Magazine: Washington, D.C., NationalGeographic Society. Vol. 143, No. 1. January 1973, pp. 92-119
Publication status: Out of print
Chronicles Dr. Leaf’s tour of three remote regions known for their remarkably old people: Abkhazia (USSR), Hunza and Vilcabamba (Ecuador). Apologies are offered for the liberties taken with the beautiful photographs; it was considered essential to make their file sizes much smaller. Still, the feel and impact of the original article seems to have been preserved.
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