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Independent living for older people

Southern Conference on Gerontology (21st 1972 University of Florida)

Independent living for older people

[proceedings]

by Southern Conference on Gerontology (21st 1972 University of Florida)

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Published by Published for the Center for Gerontological Studies and Programs, by the University of Florida Press in Gainesville .
Written in English

    Places:
  • United States
    • Subjects:
    • Older people -- United States -- Congresses.,
    • Retirement -- Congresses.

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references.

      StatementEdited by Carter C. Osterbind.
      GenreCongresses.
      SeriesCenter for Gerontological Studies and Programs series,, v. 21
      ContributionsOsterbind, Carter Clarke, ed.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsHV1461 .S58 1972
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxii, 142 p.
      Number of Pages142
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL5284829M
      ISBN 100813003601
      LC Control Number72003571
      OCLC/WorldCa314394

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