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New roles for the elderly

Morris, Robert

New roles for the elderly

by Morris, Robert

  • 383 Want to read
  • 17 Currently reading

Published by Brandeis University in [Waltham, Mass.] .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Aged -- United States.,
  • Retirement -- United States.,
  • Leisure -- United States.

  • Edition Notes

    Statementby Robert Morris, Camille Lambert, Jr. and Mildred Guberman.
    SeriesHarriet Lowenstein Goldstein series -- no. 1.
    ContributionsLambert, Camille., Guberman, Mildred.
    The Physical Object
    Pagination103℗ .
    Number of Pages103
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL14331285M

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