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2 edition of interests of the aged found in the catalog.

interests of the aged

National Old People"s Welfare Council (Great Britain)

interests of the aged

report of the fourth National Conference on the Care of Old People.

by National Old People"s Welfare Council (Great Britain)

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Published by Published for the National Old People"s Welfare Committee by the National Council of Social Service in London .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Old age.,
  • Retirement.

  • Edition Notes

    SHORT CIRCULATION RECORD.

    Other titlesSeries: National Conference on the Care of Old People. Report no.4.
    The Physical Object
    Pagination47 p. ;
    Number of Pages47
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL17644697M

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