9 edition of The Oxford book of aging found in the catalog.
Includes bibliographical references (p. 415-416) and index.
|Other titles||Book of aging., Aging.|
|Statement||edited by Thomas R. Cole and Mary G. Winkler.|
|Contributions||Cole, Thomas R., 1949-, Winkler, Mary G.|
|LC Classifications||PN56.O4 O9 1994|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||419 p. ;|
|Number of Pages||419|
|LC Control Number||94019848|
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