aged and their families

by Richard Portnoy

Publisher: Council of Planning Librarians in Monticello, Ill

Written in English
Published: Pages: 13 Downloads: 574
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Edition Notes

Cover title.

StatementRichard Portnoy.
SeriesExchange bibliography - Council of Planning Librarians ; 914
LC ClassificationsZ5942 .C68 no. 914, HQ1064.U5 .C68 no. 914
The Physical Object
Pagination13 p. ;
Number of Pages13
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL4929487M
LC Control Number76356129

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