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Observation on care of the aging in Europe

United States. Congress. House. Committee on Veterans" Affairs

Observation on care of the aging in Europe

by United States. Congress. House. Committee on Veterans" Affairs

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Published in Washington .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Europe.
    • Subjects:
    • Old age assistance -- Europe.

    • Edition Notes

      Statement[by Irving J. Cohen]
      SeriesUnited States. 87th Cong., 1st sess. House Committee print, no. 152
      ContributionsCohen, Irving J.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsHV1481.A2 C6
      The Physical Object
      Paginationv, 144 p.
      Number of Pages144
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL5869792M
      LC Control Number62060339
      OCLC/WorldCa14608147

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