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Gerontology, a core list of significant works

Willie M. Edwards

Gerontology, a core list of significant works

by Willie M. Edwards

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Published by Institute of Gerontology in Ann Arbor, Mich .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Gerontology -- Bibliography

  • Edition Notes

    Includes indexes.

    Statementcompiled by Willie M. Edwards, Frances Flynn ; with a national panel of consultants.
    SeriesResources in aging series
    ContributionsFlynn, Frances, joint author.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsZ7164.O4 E38, HQ1061 E38
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxiv, 160 p. ;
    Number of Pages160
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL4379716M
    LC Control Number78624228

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