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A guide to community action

President"s Council on Aging (U.S.)

A guide to community action

senior citizens month. May 1966, a new day for the older Americans

by President"s Council on Aging (U.S.)

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Published by U.S. Govt. Print. Off. in [Washington .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Community development

  • The Physical Object
    Pagination32 p.
    Number of Pages32
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL15461816M
    LC Control Number70011364

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