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Developments in aging, 1978

United States. Congress. Senate. Special Committee on Aging.

Developments in aging, 1978

a report of the Special Committee on Aging, United States, Senate, pursuant to S. Res. 375, March 6, 1978, and S. Res. 376, March 6, 1978 ... together with additional views.

by United States. Congress. Senate. Special Committee on Aging.

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Published by U.S. Govt. Print. Off. in Washington .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Older people -- United States.

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references and index.

    SeriesReport - 96th Congress, 1st session, Senate ; no. 96-55
    The Physical Object
    Pagination2 v. in 1.
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL14519114M

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