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Published by Age Concern England .
Written in English


  • Elderly,
  • Rural communities,
  • England

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Edition Notes

ContributionsLydia Speakman (Editor), Philip Lowe (Editor)
The Physical Object
Number of Pages174
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL11669519M
ISBN 100862424143
ISBN 109780862424145

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