Road to an aging policy for the 21st century
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Published by White House Conference on Aging in [Washington, D.C .
Written in English



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  • Older people -- United States -- Congresses.,
  • Older people -- Government policy -- United States -- Congresses.

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Other titles1995 White House Conference on Aging
ContributionsWhite House Conference on Aging (1995 : Washington, D.C.)
LC ClassificationsHQ1064.U5 R56 1996
The Physical Object
Pagination591 p. :
Number of Pages591
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL562364M
LC Control Number96146465

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