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Problems of the aging.

United States. Congress. House. Committee on Government Operations. Special Studies Subcommittee.

Problems of the aging.

Hearings before a subcommittee of the Committee on Government Operations, House of Representatives, Ninety-second Congress, first session.

by United States. Congress. House. Committee on Government Operations. Special Studies Subcommittee.

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

    Places:
  • United States.
    • Subjects:
    • Older people -- United States.

    • Edition Notes

      Hearings held Sept. 21- 1971.

      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsKF27 .G676 1971c
      The Physical Object
      Paginationv.
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL5389515M
      LC Control Number72600731

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