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Author Krasnow, Iris.

Title The secret lives of wives : women share what it really takes to stay married / Iris Krasnow.

Imprint New York : Gotham Books, c2011.


Location Call No. Status
 GDL Central Library Non-Fiction    306.8723 KRA    Available
Description xviii, 266 p. ; 22 cm.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references.
Contents Who needs marriage? -- Then and now -- Separate summers -- Through sickness and loathing and death -- Resurrecting childhood passions -- Why love lasts -- Naughty girls -- The man next door -- Believe-it-or-not marriages -- Lessons from the golden girls.
Summary Draws on interviews with dozens of women who have remained married in spite of high divorce rates, revealing the agreements they share with their partners to keep their marriages strong and describing how they each maintain an independent identity.
Subject Wives -- Psychology.
Married people -- Psychology.
ISBN 9781592406807

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