Housing the aging

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University of Michigan Press , Ann Arbor
Older people, Housing, Old age
ContributionsDonahue, Wilma T.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsHD7287.5 H6 M5 1952
The Physical Object
Pagination280 p.
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Open LibraryOL15001745M

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