Four Passions: Conversations with Myself by Wallace Peters

By Wallace Peters

Synopsis:
Author Wallace Peters is a well known clinical scientist in his 80s whose major curiosity is tropical medication. In 2007, he and his Swiss spouse, Ruth, moved right into a peaceable retirement village within the English geographical region. 9 months later Ruth succumbed to cancer.

After Ruth’s dying, Wallace got here to benefit that the 2 hundred citizens locally had a variety of backgrounds. He learned that lots of them, without reference to their former careers, struggled to discover a path of their lives. a few, studying of the author’s personal profession, requested to listen to extra. Hoping to revive their curiosity of their personal existences, Wallace got down to describe his and Ruth’s adventure in their personal lives post-retirement and their confident way of life.

Four Passions: Conversations with Myself is a frank account, describing the mental pitfalls that many stumble upon after one or either are obliged to “retire”. In today’s international, an ever-increasing variety of us will face an unprecedentedly lengthy interval of seniority. This tale bargains an confident standpoint at the pleasures of “old age”.

About the Author:
Wallace Peters grew up in London and at the moment is living at fort Village Retirement domestic, close to Berkhamsted, Hertfordshire. He has written 3 books on clinical and entomological themes; was once a senior writer (with varied co-authors) of six variations (since 1977) of Atlas of Tropical drugs and Parasitology; co-editor of 4 books on malaria and leishmaniasis; the writer of forty-three e-book chapters; and sole or joint writer of over 300 and 40 papers.

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