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Celebrate!, America"s coming of age

Celebrate!, America"s coming of age

the Older Americans Act, 1965-1990 : 25 years of achievement.

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Published by U.S. Administration on Aging, Dept. of Health and Human Services in Washington, D.C .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Aged -- Legal status, laws, etc. -- United States.,
  • Aged -- Government policy -- United States.,
  • Aged -- Services for -- United States.

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    Shipping list no.: 90-369-P.

    Other titlesAmerica"s coming of age., Older Americans Act, 1965-1990.
    ContributionsUnited States. Administration on Aging.
    The Physical Object
    Pagination1 portfolio (4 v., 1 poster) :
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL17658465M

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